Occipitomastoid suture

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Occipitomastoid suture
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Occipitomastoid suture (red)
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Side view of the skull. Occipitomastoid suture labeled at bottom.
Details
Latin sutura occipitomastoidea
Identifiers
Gray's p.183
Dorlands
/Elsevier
s_30/12774104
TA A03.1.02.005
FMA FMA:52934
Anatomical terminology

The occipitomastoid suture is the cranial suture between the occipital bone and the mastoid portion of the temporal bone.

It is continuous with the lambdoidal suture.

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