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Mental protuberance
Mandible. Outer surface. Side view. (Mental protuberance labeled at bottom left.)
Side view of the skull. (Mental protuberance visible but not labeled.)
Latin protuberantia mentalis
Gray's subject #44 172
Dorlands/Elsevier p_38/12673883

The symphysis of the external surface of the mandible divides below and encloses a triangular eminence, the mental protuberance, the base of which is depressed in the center but raised on either side to form the mental tubercle. File links The following pages link to this file: Mandible Wikipedia:Grays Anatomy images with missing articles 4 Categories: Public domain images ... Image File history File links Gray188. ... Latin is an ancient Indo-European language originally spoken in Latium, the region immediately surrounding Rome. ... Elseviers logo. ... The external surface of the mandible is marked in the median line by a faint ridge, indicating the Symphysis menti or line of junction of the two pieces of which the bone is composed at an early period of life. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with jaw. ...


Popular culture

The mental protuberance was the answer for the "Puzzler" on Car Talk for 4/11/97.[1] Car Talk is a radio talk show broadcast weekly on National Public Radio stations throughout the United States and elsewhere. ...


References

  1. ^ http://www.cartalk.com/content/puzzler/transcripts/199715/answer.html

External links

This article was originally based on an entry from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy. As such, some of the information contained herein may be outdated. Please edit the article if this is the case, and feel free to remove this notice when it is no longer relevant. Elseviers logo. ... The public domain comprises the body of all creative works and other knowledge—writing, artwork, music, science, inventions, and others—in which no person or organization has any proprietary interest. ... An illustration from the 1918 edition Henry Grays Anatomy of the Human Body, commonly known as Grays Anatomy after Henry Gray, is an anatomy textbook widely regarded as a classic work on human anatomy. ...


 
 

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