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Bassett Collection of Stereoscopic Images of Human Anatomy


Interior of base of skull; cribriform plate

Image #36-6

KEYWORDS: Bones cartilage joints.

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Interior of base of skull; cribriform plate
cribriform plate
1 . Upper pointer: Ethmoidal fissure Lower pointer: Groove for anterior ethmoidal artery & nerve
2 . Orbital part of frontal bone
3 . Cribriform plate
4 . Frontoethmoidal suture
5 . Posterior etlunoidal foramen
6 . Sphenofrontal suture
7 . Frontal suture (metopic suture) & foramen caecum
8 . Crista galli
9 . Crista of sphenoid bone