Occipitalisation of the atlas with reference to its embryological development

Sue Black (MacLaughlin), Louise Scheuer

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    A skull is described from the St Bride's collection in which the atlas is fused to the occiput. The mechanism of occipitalization or assimilation is described in the light of the embryological development of the upper axial skeleton.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)189-194
    Number of pages6
    JournalInternational Journal of Osteoarchaeology
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - 1996


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