Pterygoid fovea

A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

The pterygoid fovea is a small depression on the anteromedial surface of the condylar process of the mandible marking the attachment of the inferior belly of the lateral pterygoid muscle.

Anatomy: Head and neck
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rID: 5455
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Tags: stub, refs
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