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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
antorbital cartilage 
appendicular skeletal system +  
astragalus-calcaneum unit +  
axial skeletal system +  
basicranium +  
The base of skull is the most inferior area of the skull, composed of the endocranium and lower parts of the skull roof.
basisphenoid bone 
basisphenoid pre-cartilage condensation +  
bony part of hard palate 
bony pelvis +  
carapace +  
cartilage element of chondrocranium +  
cartilaginous neurocranium +  
cranial skeletal system +  
cranium +  
endochondral scleral ossicle +  
endoskeletal cranial joint 
exoccipital endochondral element +  
fontanelle +  
hyoid apparatus +  
hypophysial region 
lagenar capsule +  
lamina orbitonasalis +  
lateral commissure 
longitudinal arch of pes 
mastoid process of temporal bone 
nasal skeleton +  
neurocranium bone +  
olfactory region +  
orbital cartilages 
orbital pillar +  
otic region +  
palatal part of dermatocranium +  
pharyngeal apophysis 
plastron +  
plastron-carapace bridge +  
postcranial axial skeletal system +  
primary subdivision of cranial skeletal system +  
primary subdivision of skull +  
pterotic-posttemporal-supracleithrum 
rib skeletal system +  
rostral cartilage 
rostral process 
skull +  
sphenoid bone pre-cartilage condensation +  
sphenoid region +  
subdivision of skeleton +  
subdivision of vertebral column +  
subepiotic fossa 
suborbital shelf 
supraoccipital endochondral element +  
tectum orbitale 
tectum synoticum +  
turtle shell +  
vault of skull +  
vertebral column +  
wall of orbit 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: base of cranium ;   base of skull
Related Synonyms: basis cranii ;   cranial base
Xrefs: FMA:52801 ;   MA:0002840 ;   MESH:D019291 ;   MFMO:0000044 ;   NCIT:C12493 ;   SCTID:181890004 ;   UMLS:C0149543 ;   Wikipedia:Base_of_skull
Definition Sources: Wikipedia:Base_of_skull

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