Articular surface - Facies articularis

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Description

The articular surface is the anterior surface of the mandibular fossa for articulation with the condyle of the mandible.


This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from http://www.bartleby.com/107/).

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Axial skeleton > Cranium > Temporal bone > Mandibular fossa > Articular surface

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