Skeletal System

How many bones in infant cranium?

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2009-06-16 16:18:20

how many bones are in a cranium

There are eight plate-like bones in the cranium. They are

connected with joints called sutures. These joints are immovable.

The lower front of the skull is comprised of fourteen facial bones.

So total the skull has twenty-two bones.


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