Cuello de la mandíbula - Collum mandibulae

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The neck of mandible is flattened from before backward, and strengthened by ridges which descend from the forepart and sides of the condyle. Its posterior surface is convex; its anterior presents a depression for the attachment of the Pterygoideus externus.


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 > Huesos del cráneo > Mandíbula > Rama de la mandibula > Apófisis condilar cóndilo de la mandíbula > Cuello de la mandíbula

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