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bregma

 [breg´mah]
the point on the surface of the skull at the junction of the coronal and sagittal sutures. adj., adj bregmat´ic.
Bregma. From Dorland's, 2000.

breg·ma

(breg'mă), [TA]
The point on the skull corresponding to the junction of the coronal and sagittal sutures.
[G. the forepart of the head]

bregma

/breg·ma/ (breg´mah) the point on the surface of the skull at the junction of the coronal and sagittal sutures.bregmat´ic
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Bregma.

bregma

(brĕg′mə)
n. pl. breg·mata (-mə-tə)
The junction of the sagittal and coronal sutures at the top of the skull.

breg·mat′ic (-măt′ĭk) adj.

bregma

[breg′mə]
Etymology: Gk, the front of the head
the junction of the coronal and sagittal sutures on the top of the skull. bregmatic, adj.

bregma

The junction of the coronal and sagittal sutures in the skull.

breg·ma

(breg'mă)
The point on the skull corresponding to the junction of the coronal and sagittal sutures.
[G. the forepart of the head]

bregma

The point on the top of the skull at which the irregular junction lines of the bone (the coronal and sagittal sutures) meet. Also known as sinciput.

bregma,

n meeting place on the skull of the anterior sagittal and coronal sutures.
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Bregma.

breg·ma

(breg'mă)
Point on the cranium corresponding to the junction of coronal and sagittal sutures.
[G. the forepart of the head]

bregma (breg´mə),

n the point at which the sagittal and coronary sutures meet.
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80 mm from the bregma point were stained with cresyl violet acetate stain, and hippocampal area measurement was performed using imaging software.
Between the bregma and the cut mark was a healed depressed fracture.
Lesions were mapped for each vault onto a scheme that included the coronal, sagittal and bregma sutures.
3 mm from bregma and identified by the presence of both dorsal and ventral hippocampal formation with a narrowing in the middle [comparable with Figure 21 from Zilles (1985)].