Limbous suture - Sutura limbosa

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Description

In the sutura limbosa, there is besides the interlocking, a certain degree of bevelling of the articular surfaces, so that the bones overlap one another, as in the suture between the parietal and frontal bones.


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 > Joints; Articular system > Bony joints > Synarthrosis > Fibrous joint > Suture > Squamous suture > Limbous suture

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