Zygomatic fossa



zygomatic fossa

zygomatic fossa n.
See infratemporal fossa.
Historical Examples

In two other cases that I saw, in one the bullet was lodged in the zygomatic fossa, in the second just below the mastoid process.
Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900 George Henry Makins

In another case, a branch of the external carotid artery was wounded by a ball which penetrated at the zygomatic fossa.
A Treatise on Gunshot Wounds Thomas Longmore

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