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bone fossa +    
skull +    
acetabular fossa 
anatomical point connecting sagittal and lambdoidal sutures 
anterior myodome 
antorbital fenestra 
antorbital notch 
articular fossa of opercle 
asterion of skull 
bregma 
brevis fossa 
cranial cavity 
cranial fossa +  
cranial synchondrosis +  
cranium +  
crotaphion 
dilatator fossa 
distal groove of humerus 
ectepicondylar depression 
entepicondyle fossa 
foramen of skull +  
fossa cubitalis ventralis 
fossa maxillaris 
foveal depression 
glenoid fossa 
incisura fossa 
infraorbital bridge 
infratemporal fossa 
intercondylar fossa 
interpterygoid vacuity 
intertrochanteric fossa 
jugal point 
maxillary recess 
metacarpal extensor pit 
nasion 
obelion 
ophryon 
orifice of skull +  
paranasal sinus +  
pericranium 
porion 
posterior myodome 
posttemporal fossa +  
preepiotic fossa 
preorbital fossa 
primary subdivision of skull +  
pro-otic fossa 
pterotic fossa 
pterygomaxillary fissure 
space between upper and lower jaws 
spheno-maxillary fossa 
spheno-petrosal fissure 
spiracular notch 
stephanion 
subscapular fossa 
subtemporal fossa 
suprainiac fossa 
suprascapular fossa 
sylvian point 
temporal fossa 
The temporal fossa is a shallow depression on the side of the skull bounded by the temporal lines and terminating below the level of the zygomatic arch.
zygantrum 

Synonyms
Xrefs: FMA:75307 ;   NCIT:C33742 ;   SCTID:137157009 ;   UMLS:C0230010 ;   Wikipedia:Temporal_fossa
Definition Sources: Wikipedia:Temporal_fossa

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