sutural bone

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any of the tiny soft bones found in the sutures between cranial bones


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Sutural bones are commonly observed in or near sutures of the skull bones (2).
It has been noted that sutural bones are usual in many mammals (4).
Thus, the interparietal bone can appear in different forms and all the bones other than sutural bones are part of interparietal bone.
Incidence of sutural bones in a population of chango skulls of Northern Chile, Antofagasta.
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.