Cresta metópica

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Cresta metópica

La cresta metópica es una protuberancia ósea o línea de sutura en la frente, entre las dos mitades del hueso frontal, la cual se forma porque estas dos mitades se unen prematuramente.

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  • Last Reviewed on 10/22/2011
  • Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington, School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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