Arcuate eminence - Eminentia arcuata



The arcuate eminence is an eminence near the center of anterior surface of petrous part which indicates the situation of the superior semicircular canal.

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Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Axial skeleton > Cranium > Temporal bone > Petrous part > Anterior surface of petrous part > Arcuate eminence