Pterygoid fovea

Dr Henry Knipe and A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

The pterygoid fovea is a small depression on the antromedial surface of the condylar process of the mandible marking the attachement of the inferior belly of the lateral pterygoid muscle.

Head and neck anatomy
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rID: 5455
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Tag: stub, refs
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