epicranium


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epicranium

 [ep″ĭ-kra´ne-um]
the structures collectively that cover the skull.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ep·i·cra·ni·um

(ep'i-krā'nē-ŭm),
The muscle, aponeurosis, and skin covering the cranium.
[epi- + G. kranion, skull]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ep·i·cra·ni·um

(ep'i-krā'nē-ŭm)
The muscle, aponeurosis, and skin covering the cranium.
[epi- + G. kranion, skull]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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