Condylar canal - Canalis condylaris

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Description

The floor of the condyloid fossa is sometimes perforated by the condyloid canal, through which an emissary vein passes from the transverse sinus.


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 > Occipital bone > Condylar canal

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