Ingrassia apophysis

Ingrassia apophysis

(in-gras′ē-ă)
[Giovanni Filippo Ingrassia, Italian anatomist, 1510–1580]
One of the lesser wings of the sphenoid.

Ingrassia,

Giovanni F., Italian anatomist, 1510-1580.
Ingrassia apophysis - Synonym(s): Ingrassia wing
Ingrassia wing - one of a bilateral pair of triangular, pointed plates extending laterally from the anterolateral body of the sphenoid bone. Synonym(s): Ingrassia apophysis; lesser wing of sphenoid bone