The Internal Maxillary System

  • Pierre Lasjaunias
  • Alejandro Berenstein


The maxillary artery is a key artery in the craniofacial system and cannot be considered as a terminal branch of the external carotid system. Nevertheless, it is recognized to possess two groups of branches, one group inside, and one group outside the cranial cavity.


Internal Carotid Artery Ophthalmic Artery Middle Meningeal Artery Maxillary Artery Superior Orbital Fissure 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Pierre Lasjaunias
    • 1
    • 2
  • Alejandro Berenstein
    • 3
  1. 1.Service de Radiologie, Hôpital de BicêtreUniversité Paris XILe Kremlin BicêtreFrance
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyToronto Western HospitalTorontoCanada
  3. 3.Medical CenterNew York University and BellevueNew YorkUSA

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