Unit 4 - Head and Neck: Landmarks of the Skull (Ex. III) Flashcards Preview

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1

glabella

most A prominence of F bone @ top of nose

2

bregma

junction of coronal and sagittal sutures

3

pterion

encompasses junction of F, P, S, and T bones along sphenoparietal suture
weakest part of skull
maxillary a. passes over and can become occluded if area injured

4

vertex

most S point of skull
along sagittal suture

5

lambda

junction of lambdoid and sagittal sutures

6

asterion

junction of sutures joining O, T, and P bones

7

nasion

junction of frontonasal and internasal sutures

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