Mastoid notch

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Mastoid notch
Left temporal bone. Inferior surface. (Mastoid notch visible at bottom center.)
Latin incisura mastoidea ossis temporalis
Gray's p.141
TA A02.1.06.005
Anatomical terminology

On the medial side of the mastoid process is a deep groove, the mastoid notch (digastric fossa), for the attachment of the Digastricus.

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This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.