Calvaria


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Opening of orbit Latin terminology comments for opening of orbit
The base of the skull & calvaria (the cap of the skull)

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Norma verticalis or calvaria The outline of the skull cap as viewed from above
The norma verticalis, or calvaria — an outline of the skull cap as viewed from above.
The list of terms: Frons – Forehead
Occiput Squama frontalis – Squama of frontal bone
Facies externa ossis parietalis – External surface of parietal bone
Sutura coronalis – Coronal suture
Sutura sagittalis – Sagittal suture
Sutura lambdoidea – Lambdoidal suture
Bregma Lambda Foramen parietale – Parietal foramen

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Internal surface of the calvaria Latin terminology comments for the internal surface of the calvaria
An internal surface of the calvaria. The bottom view.
The list of terms: Sinus frontalis – Frontal sinus
Sulcus sinus sagittalis superioris – Groove for superior sagittal sinus
Sulcus sinus transversi – Groove for transverse sinus
Protuberantia occipitalis interna – Internal occipital protuberance
Foramen parietale – Parietal foramen
Foveolae granulares – Granular pits (pacchionian granulations)