parietomastoid suture


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pa·ri·e·to·mas·toid su·ture

[TA]
articulation of the posterior inferior angle of the parietal with the mastoid process of the temporal bone.
Synonym(s): sutura parietomastoidea [TA]

parietomastoid suture

the suture at which the mastoid part of the temporal bone articulates superiorly with the parietal bone.

parietomastoid suture

A suture between the parietal bone and the mastoid portion of the temporal bone.
See also: suture