It is located in the medial part of the orbit. It is the smallest and most fragile cheekbone.
THE Lacrimal hinges with 4 bones: Frontal, Ethmoid, Maxilla and Lower Nasal Shell.
|LACRIMAL (red) ASSOCIATED WITH FACE BONES|
|Source: SOBOTTA, Johannes. Atlas of Human Anatomy. 21st. Rio de Janeiro: Guanabara Koogan, 2000.|
|LACRIMAL (purple) ASSOCIATED WITH FACE BONES|
|Source: NETTER, Frank H .. Atlas of Human Anatomy. 2 ed. Porto Alegre: Artmed, 2000.|
Fourteen (14) bones
Lower Nasal Shell (02)