ala of crista galli

a·la of crista galli

[TA]
a small lateral expansion of the ethmoid bone from the anterior aspect of the crista galli on each side that articulates with the frontal bone and forms the foramen cecum.

a·la of cris·ta gal·li

(ālă kristă galī) [TA]
Small lateral expansion of the ethmoid bone from anterior aspect of crista galli on each side that articulates with the frontal bone and forms the foramen cecum.
Synonym(s): alar process.