"Maxilla" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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One of a pair of irregularly shaped bones that form the upper jaw. A maxillary bone provides tooth sockets for the superior teeth, forms part of the ORBIT, and contains the MAXILLARY SINUS.
- Maxillary Bone
- Bone, Maxillary
- Bones, Maxillary
- Maxillary Bones
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