Flashcards in The Skull Deck (13)
How many bones form the skull?
28 bones including the auditory ossicles
Excluding the auditory ossicles, how many bones form the skull?
What is the cranium?
the skull minus the mandible
How many bones form the cranium?
What is the calvaria?
What is the neurocranium?
the part of the skull that surrounds the brain
How many bones form the neurocranium?
What bones form the neurocranium?
What is the facial skeleton?
the bones that support the face
How many bones form the facial skeleton?
What bones form the facial skeleton?
- inferior nasal concha
By strict definition, what is the splanchnocranium?
the bones that support the face minus the mandible