transverse palatine suture


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Related to transverse palatine suture: median palatine suture, Squamosal suture

trans·verse pal·a·tine su·ture

[TA]
line of union of the palatine processes of the maxillae with the horizontal plates of the palatine bones.
Synonym(s): sutura palatina transversa [TA]

transverse palatine suture

the line of junction between the processes of the maxilla and the horizontal parts of the palatine bones that form the hard palate.
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