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Thus, the interparietal bone can appear in different forms and all the bones other than sutural bones are part of interparietal bone.
It has been noted that sutural bones are usual in many mammals (4).
Sutural bones may represent a pre-interparietal element, a true inter-parietal element or some composite (2).
SUMMARY: The presence of sutural bones is a product of alterations in the formation of the wide bones of the skull, in addition to ethnic variables, being of interest in human anatomy, physical anthropology, imagenology and legal medicine.
A sutural bone is sometimes present at the pterion (4).