Pharyngobasilar fascia

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As it descends it diminishes in thickness, and is gradually lost.

Pharyngobasilar fascia
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Identifiers
Latinfascia pharyngobasilaris
TA98A05.3.01.027
TA22858
FMA55074
Anatomical terminology

It is strengthened posteriorly by a strong fibrous band, which is attached above to the pharyngeal spine on the under surface of the basilar portion of the occipital bone, and passes downward, forming a median raphé, which gives attachment to the Constrictores pharyngis.

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ReferencesEdit

  This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 1143 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

External linksEdit

  • "Pharyngobasilar fascia". Medcyclopaedia. GE. Archived from the original on 2012-02-05.
  • http://ect.downstate.edu/courseware/haonline/labs/l31/100101.htm
  • http://www.instantanatomy.net/headneck/areas/phpharyngobasilarfascia.html