Clivus - Clivus

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Descripción

Shallow depression behind the dorsum sellæ which slopes obliquely backward, and is continuous with the groove on the basilar portion of the occipital bone; it supports the upper part of the pons.


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/).

Jerarquía anatómica

Anatomia general > Huesos; Sistema esquelético > Esqueleto axial > Cráneo > Base craneal > Cara interna de la base del cráneo > Fosa craneal posterior > Clivus

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