Sphenozygomatic suture

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Sphenozygomatic suture
Sphenozygomatic suture (highlighted in red)
Sphenoid bone and zygomatic bone - lateral view4.png
Sphenozygomatic suture (blue circle)
  Sphenoid bone
  Zygomatic bone
Latin sutura sphenozygomatica
TA A03.1.02.022
FMA 52956
Anatomical terminology

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

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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. 


This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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