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Glenoid fossa

The term glenoid fossa can refer to a smooth indentation on either the scapula or the temporal bone. On the scapula, the glenoid fossa is located on the lateral side of the bone. It comprises a smooth, oval, and lightly indented surface … Continue reading

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Bone Quiz 6

I’m currently working on an article that evaluates some of the broad-scale changes in health that have been associated with the increased dependency on farming over the course of human history*. While I am excited about the paper and its … Continue reading

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