S8 Mastication - List of Structures

Osteology

    • Zygomatic arch
    • Zygomatic bone
      • Temporal process
    • Parietal
      • Superior temporal line
      • Inferior temporal line
    • Temporal
      • Zygomatic process
      • Mandibular fossa
      • Articular tubercle
        • Petrotympanic fissure
      • Styloid process
    • Sphenoid
      • Greater wing
        • Foramen ovale
        • Spine of sphenoid bone
      • Pterygoid process
        • Lateral plate
        • Medial plate
          • Pterygoid hamulus
      • Pterygoid fossa
      • Pterygoid canal
      • Scaphoid fossa
      • Infratemporal crest
    • Maxilla
      • Maxillary tuberosity
    • Mandible
      • Neck
      • Ramus
        • Angle
        • Mandibular foramen
          • Lingula
        • Coronoid process
        • Condylar process
          • Neck
          • Pterygoid fovea
        • Mandibular notch
        • Retromolar fossa (“coronoid notch”)
        • Temporal crest

Temporomandibular joint (TMJ)

    • Lateral ligament
    • Stylomandibular ligament
    • Articular capsule
    • Articular disc
    • Upper synovial cavity
    • Lower synovial cavity
    • Retro-articular tissue (retrodiscal pad/zone)

Muscles

    • Masseter m.
    • Temporalis m.
      • Temporal fascia
    • Lateral pterygoid m.
      • Superior head
      • Inferior head
    • Medial pterygoid m.
    • Buccinator m.
    • Buccal fat pad

Arteries

    • Maxillary a.
      • Anterior deep temporal a.
      • Posterior deep temporal a.
      • Masseteric a.

Nerves

    • Mandibular n. (V3)
      • Masseteric n.
      • Deep temporal nn.