Petrosquamous suture

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Petrosquamous suture
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Temporal bone at birth. Inner aspect.
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Base of the skull. Upper surface. (Temporal bone is in pink.)
Details
Latin fissura petrosquamosa
Identifiers
Gray's p.142
Dorlands
/Elsevier
s_30/12774728
TA A02.1.06.075
FMA FMA:55466
Anatomical terms of bone

The petrosquamous suture is a cranial suture between the petrous portion and the squama of the temporal bone.

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