frontoethmoidal suture


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fron·to·eth·moi·dal su·ture

[TA]
line of union between the cribriform plate of the ethmoid and the orbital plate and posterior margin of the nasal process of the frontal bone.
Synonym(s): sutura frontoethmoidalis [TA]

frontoethmoidal suture

fron·to·eth·moi·dal su·ture

(frŏntō-eth-moydăl sūchŭr) [TA]
Line of union between cribriform plate of the ethmoid and orbital plate and posterior margin of nasal process of the frontal bone.
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Stamm and Pignatari described the relationship of these structures thusly: "The frontoethmoidal suture is located at the level of the roof of the nasal cavity and the cribriform plate.