Mastoid notch

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Mastoid notch
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Left temporal bone. Inferior surface. (Mastoid notch visible at bottom center.)
Details
Latin incisura mastoidea ossis temporalis
Identifiers
Gray's p.141
Dorlands
/Elsevier
i_05/12447430
TA A02.1.06.005
FMA FMA:55493
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.