parietomastoid suture

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Noun1.parietomastoid suture - the suture between the parietal and the temporal bones
braincase, brainpan, cranium - the part of the skull that encloses the brain
fibrous joint, sutura, suture - an immovable joint (especially between the bones of the skull)
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Therefore, we defined the junction of the squamosal suture with the extension line of the main stem of the parietomastoid suture as the SP [Figure 4].
8%) parietomastoid sutures bifurcated into two branches before they joined to the squamosal sutures.
First, about 14% of the parietomastoid sutures separated into two branches before concatenating squamosal sutures, leading to an uncertainty of confirming the definite SP.