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.
Latin sutura occipitomastoidea
Gray's p.183
TA A03.1.02.005
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.