Parietal foramina

Case contributed by Dr Mark Thurston

The parietal foramina are well demonstrated on this 3D volume rendered CT image. They appear as round defects of the parietal bone near the intersection of sagittal and lambdoid sutures.

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rID: 59218
Published: 27th Mar 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Derriford Hospital, Plymouth

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