Sphenozygomatic suture

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Sphenozygomatic suture
SchaedelSeitlichSutur12.png
Sphenozygomatic suture (highlighted in red)
Sphenoid bone and zygomatic bone - lateral view4.png
Sphenozygomatic suture (blue circle)
      Sphenoid bone
      Zygomatic bone
Details
Latin sutura sphenozygomatica
Identifiers
Gray's p.182
Dorlands
/Elsevier
s_30/12774215
TA A03.1.02.022
FMA FMA:52956
Anatomical terminology

The sphenozygomatic suture is the cranial suture between the sphenoid bone and the zygomatic bone.

Additional images[edit]

Position of two bones, Animation.  
Sphenozygomatic suture (blue circle), seen from behind. 
Side view of the skull. (Sphenozygomatic suture visible at center, between sphenoid bone, which is colored yellow in the diagram, and the zygomatic bone, which is colored in white.). 
The skull from the side. 

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