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

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.