Skull landmarks

Dr Craig Hacking and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

Skull landmarks of anatomic importance exist, located where there is a palpable bony protuberance or where sutures join:

They are surgical landmarks and craniometric points, used for radiological or anthropological skull measurement.

Anatomy: Head and neck
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rID: 40340
Section: Anatomy
Tag: refs, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • craniometric points

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