coronoid process

(redirected from coronoid processes)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for coronoid process

a sharp triangular process projecting from a bone

References in periodicals archive ?
Radiographic examination revealed underdeveloped condylar and coronoid processes, hypoplastic zygomatic arches & maxillary hypoplasia (Fig iv & v).
A correct panoramic image will show the condyles perpendicular to the bottom edge of the film, equidistant from the coronoid processes.
In many instances, patients were remarkably free of symptoms until the cysts reached a large size and involved the maxillary sinus and the entire ascending ramus, including the condylar and coronoid processes.
The lower third of the face consists primarily of the mandible, which includes the mandibular condyles and coronoid processes.
These views demonstrate the horizontal and ascending rami, coronoid processes, molars and necks of the condyles.