Sulcus of auditory tube
|Sulcus of auditory tube|
|Latin||Sulcus tubae auditivae,
Sulcus tubae auditoriae
|Anatomical terms of bone|
The lateral half of the great wing of the sphenoid bone articulates, by means of a synchondrosis, with the petrous part of the temporal bone. Between these two bones on the under surface of the skull, is a furrow, the 'sulcus of auditory tubule, for the lodgement of the cartilaginous part of the auditory tube.
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