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Welcker's angle

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The anterior inferior angle of the parietal bone. The angle is between the connecting lines of nasion, tuberculum salleae and basion. Normally, the angle is not larger than 120-135°,


  • H. Welcker:
    Untersuchungen über Wachstum und Bau des menschlichen Schädels.
    Leipzig, 1862.

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