petrosquamous

petrosquamous

 [pet″ro-skwa´mus]
pertaining to the petrous and squamous portions of the temporal bone.
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pet·ro·squa·mo·sal

, petrosquamous (pet'rō-skwā-mō'săl, -skwā'mŭs),
Relating to the petrous and the squamous portions of the temporal bone.
Synonym(s): squamopetrosal
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pet·ro·squa·mo·sal

, petrosquamous (pet'rō-skwā-mō'săl, -skwā'mŭs)
Relating to the petrous and the squamous portions of the temporal bone.
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The cartilaginous portion of the eustachian tube is located in the petrosquamous fissure of the temporal bone, which is near the occipital and sphenoid bones.