Lambdoid suture

The lamdboid suture is the junction between the superior border of the occipital bone and the posterior borders of the right and left parietal bones. It normally fuses at approximately 26 years of age.

Anatomy: Head and neck
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rID: 45459
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
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