Temporal line

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Temporal line
Sobo 1909 39 - temporal lines.png
Side view of skull. Temporal lines shown in red.
Gunshot skull - temporal lines.png
Side view of the skull. Temporal lines labeled at top right.
Details
Latin linea temporalis
Identifiers
Gray's p.134
Dorlands
/Elsevier
l_10/12495892
TA A02.1.02.008
A02.1.02.009
Anatomical terms of bone

Crossing the middle of the parietal bone in an arched direction are two curved lines, the superior and inferior temporal lines; the former gives attachment to the temporal fascia, and the latter indicates the upper limit of the muscular origin of the Temporal muscle.

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

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