Sulcus for auditory tube

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Sulcus for auditory tube
Latin Sulcus tubae auditivae,
Sulcus tubae auditoriae
Gray's p.150
TA A02.1.05.041
FMA 75761
Anatomical terms of bone

The lateral half of the great wing articulates, by means of a synchondrosis, with the petrous portion of the temporal, and between the two bones on the under surface of the skull, is a furrow, the sulcus tubæ, for the lodgement of the cartilaginous part of the auditory tube.


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