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anatomical point connecting sagittal and lambdoidal sutures (UBERON:0013424)
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anatomical point connecting sagittal and lambdoidal sutures 
The occipital angle is rounded and corresponds with the point of meeting of the sagittal and lambdoidal sutures-a point which is termed the lambda (after the Greek letter of the same name); in the fetus this part of the skull is membranous, and is called the posterior fontanelle.
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apex of prostate 
apex of thoracic spinal cord dorsal horn 
asterion of skull 
cranial cavity 
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cranium +  
distal-most point of medial condyle of femur 
distal-most point of trochlea of humerus 
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infraorbital bridge 
infratemporal fossa 
jugal point 
maxillary recess 
nose tip 
orifice of skull +  
paranasal sinus +  
primary subdivision of skull +  
proximal-most point of greater trochanter of femur 
proximal-most point of head of femur 
proximal-most point of head of humerus 
proximal-most point of ventral tubercle of humerus 
pterygomaxillary fissure 
space between upper and lower jaws 
spheno-maxillary fossa 
spheno-petrosal fissure 
supraauricular point 
suprainiac fossa 
sylvian point 
temporal fossa 
tip of nail 

Broad Synonyms: lambda
Related Synonyms: posterior fontanelle
Xrefs: FMA:264773 ;   Wikipedia:Lambda_(anatomy)
Definition Sources: Wikipedia:Lambda_(anatomy)

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