Facial Pain Anatomy
To better understand facial pain, it helps to understand the anatomy of the face.
The bones of the face include:
- Frontal bone:
- Lower jaw
- Inner cheek bones
- Nasal bones
- Outer cheek bones
Anatomy of the face includes:
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