Medical Definition of Sinus petrosus superior

1. A paired dural venous sinus in the groove along the crest of the petrous temporal bone, connecting the cavernous sinus with the termination of the transverse sinus or beginning of the sigmoid sinus. Synonym: sinus petrosus superior. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sinus Petrosus Superior

sinus laryngeus
sinus lienis
sinus maxillaris
sinus nerve of Hering
sinus node
sinus node artery
sinus obliquus pericardii
sinus occipitalis
sinus of nail
sinus of the vena cava
sinus of valsalva
sinus paranasales
sinus pause
sinus petrosus inferior
sinus petrosus superior (current term)
sinus phlebitis
sinus posterior
sinus prostaticus
sinus rectus
sinus reflex
sinus renalis
sinus reuniens
sinus rhythm
sinus sagittalis inferior
sinus sagittalis superior
sinus septum
sinus sigmoideus
sinus sphenoidalis

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