Lambdoid suture

Dr Geon Oh et al.

The lamdboid suture is the junction between the superior border of the occipital bone and the posterior borders of the right and left parietal bones.

Head and neck anatomy
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rID: 45459
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
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