Sulcus of auditory tube

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Sulcus of auditory tube
Details
Identifiers
Latin Sulcus tubae auditivae,
Sulcus tubae auditoriae
TA A02.1.05.041
FMA 75761
Anatomical terms of bone
[edit on Wikidata]

The lateral half of the great wing of the sphenoid bone articulates, by means of a synchondrosis, with the petrous part of the temporal bone. Between these two bones on the under surface of the skull, is a furrow, the 'sulcus of auditory tubule, for the lodgement of the cartilaginous part of the auditory tube.

References

This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 150 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)


Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Sulcus_of_auditory_tube&oldid=825193312"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sulcus_of_auditory_tube
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "Sulcus of auditory tube"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA