Definition of coronal suture in English:

coronal suture

Line breaks: cor|onal su¦ture

noun

Anatomy
  • The transverse suture in the skull separating the frontal bone from the parietal bones.
    More example sentences
    • Using the same bicoronal incision, the neurosurgeon retracts the scalp to expose the cranium from the coronal suture to the lambdoidal suture.
    • The sagittal suture extends midline along the vertex of the cranium from the anterior coronal suture line to the posterior lambdoidal suture line.
    • A large groove (sinus of Breschet) may occur on the intracranial face, parallel to the coronal suture and extending from the bregma to the lesser wing of the sphenoid.

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