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Zygomatic Bone

Descriptions of Zygomatic Bone

Zygomatic Bone: the arch of bone beneath the eye that forms the prominence of the cheek
Source: WordNet 2.1

Summary Information: Zygomatic Bone

Zygomatic Bone: The zygomatic bone is one of the bones in the skull and a part of the skeletal system. A pair of zygomatic bones forms a part of the face, specifically the cheeks' structure and also constitutes a portion of the orbit of the eye. The zygomatic bones shares their borders with the frontal bone, sphenoid bone, temporal bones, and maxilla.

Conditions that can afflict the zygomatic bone include infection, trauma, facial fractures, cancer, and birth defects.

Closely Related Organs: Zygomatic Bone

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Zygomatic Bone

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Other Names: Zygomatic Bone

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Zygomatic Bone

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