Zygomatic process of frontal bone

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Zygomatic process of frontal bone
Left zygomatic bone. (Zygomatic process of frontal bone is the part of the frontal bone (upper part of picture) which protrudes above the rest of the bone, connecting to the zygomatic bone.)
Frontal bone at birth. (Zygomatic process visible at lower right.)
Latin processus zygomaticus ossis frontalis
TA A02.1.03.014
FMA 54389
Anatomical terms of bone

The zygomatic process of frontal bone is the part of the zygomatic process consisting of the frontal bone.

The supraorbital margin of the frontal bone ends laterally in the zygomatic process, which is strong and prominent, and articulates with the zygomatic bone. The zygomatic process of the frontal bone extends from the frontal bone laterally and inferiorly.

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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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