supraorbital margin


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su·pra·or·bi·tal mar·gin

[TA]
the superior half of the orbital rim, which constitutes the curved superior border of the orbital opening, formed by the frontal bone. See: orbital margin.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

su·pra·or·bi·tal mar·gin

(sū'pră-ōr'bit-ăl mahr'jin) [TA]
The superior half of the orbital rim, which constitutes the curved superior border of the orbital opening, formed by the frontal bone.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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For several of the subsamples, significant associations between age and trait score were detected in Observer B's scores for supraorbital margin, glabella, and mental eminence, and in Observer C's scores for mastoid process and glabella.
Future research into the morphological development of the nuchal crest, mastoid process, supraorbital margin, glabella, and mental eminence traits from pre-puberty to early adulthood would enhance our understanding of how age affects these traits and the age at which the traits may reliably be used for sex estimation.
Ordinal logistic regression and pseudo-[R.sup.2] analyses found that age had a significant, although practically minor, effect on the mastoid process, supraorbital margin, glabella, and mental eminence trait scores.
The distances of the lowest and highest points of the temporal branch of the facial nerve above, entering the frontal muscle from the supraorbital margin, were 7.6 [+ or -] 1.5 mm and 26.4 [+ or -] 3.0 mm, respectively.
The study also measured the distance of the horizontal line of the supraorbital margin supraorbital artery, horizontal line of the frontal midpoint from the midline.
3A); supraorbital margins squared, strongly beaded or with distinct crests (fig.