palatine suture


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palatine suture

[′pal·ə‚tīn ′sü·chər]
(anatomy)
The median suture joining the bones of the palate.
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Only the tip of crown till approximate half of crown positioned in the median palatine suture was observed in 60% cases of transmigrant maxillary canines (Figure 7).
Considering that in case of submucous resections of nasal septum the specified median palatine suture and the nasal crest are bared from the side of nasal cavity, in our opinion it would be more expedient to make crestotomy and suturotomy (a prototype of compactosteotomy) in endonasal way at the time of septectomy.
The aim of this study was to evaluate the thickness of cortical bone, total bone and mucosa in the palatine suture and paramedian areas using CBCT to verify the most suitable areas for miniscrew placement.
Morphometry of the hard palate and shapes of palatine palatine suture. T Klin Dis Hek Bil 1999;5:149-153.