Intrinsic Ligaments of The Sphenoid
The more important of these are:
- the pterygospinous, stretching between the spina angularis and the lateral pterygoid plate (see cervical fascia);
- the interclinoid, a fibrous process joining the anterior to the posterior clinoid process;
- and the caroticoclinoid, connecting the anterior to the middle clinoid process.
These ligaments occasionally ossify.
This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.
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