Parietal notch - Incisura parietalis

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Description

Posteriorly, the superior border forms an angle, the parietal notch, with the mastoid portion of the bone.


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 > Squamous part > Parietal notch

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