Anatomy Atlases(tm) : A digital library of anatomy information

Home | About | FAQ | Reviews | Search

Anatomy Atlases: Atlas of Human Anatomy: Plate 17*: Figure 4

Atlas of Human Anatomy

Ophthalmic artery and its superficial branches.

Translated by: Ronald A. Bergman, PhD and Adel K. Afifi, MD, MS
Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed

Magnified View (via Quicktime VR)

Ophthalmic artery and its superficial branches

a) Optic nerve.
b) m. Levator palpebrae superioris.
c) m. Lateral rectus.
d) m. Orbicularis palpebrarum.
e) m. Superior oblique.
f) Trochlea (for tendon of m. superior oblique).
g) m. Superior oblique, tendon.
h) Ocular bulb.
i) Lacrimal gland.

  1. internal carotid artery.
  2. ophthalmic artery.
  3. lacrimal artery.
  4. ramus to m. lateral rectus.
  5. palpebral ramus (communicating with superior palpebral artery).
  6. ramus to m. superior oblique.
  7. ramus to m. levator palpebrae superioris.
  8. posterior ethmoidal artery.
  9. anterior ethmoidal artery.
  10. supraorbital artery.
  11. dorsalis nasi artery.
  12. frontal artery.
  13. palpebral superioris muscle.
Plate Index | Title Page
Home | About Us | FAQ | Reviews | Contact Us | Search

Anatomy Atlases is curated by Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D. and Ronald A. Bergman, Ph.D.

Please send us comments by filling out our Comment Form.

All contents copyright © 1995-2018 the Author(s) and Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D. All rights reserved.

"Anatomy Atlases", the Anatomy Atlases logo, and "A digital library of anatomy information" are all Trademarks of Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D.

Anatomy Atlases is funded in whole by Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D. Advertising is not accepted.

Your personal information remains confidential and is not sold, leased, or given to any third party be they reliable or not.

The information contained in Anatomy Atlases is not a substitute for the medical care and advice of your physician. There may be variations in treatment that your physician may recommend based on individual facts and circumstances.