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

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1

sagittal suture

between R and L P bones

*PS*

2

coronal suture

between F and P bones

*PFC*

3

lambdoid suture

between O and P bones

*OLP*

4

squamous sutures

between P and T bones

*PST*

5

What remains in the bones to allow for growth of the brain?

fontanelles ==> A fontanelle is largest, @ junction of F and P bones (closes between 18 and 24 months)

6

What kind of joints are they?

fibrous

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