What does it mean to have spongy looking areas at the back of the skull?
spopngy area on skull in adult
Looking for info about statue of begging man with skull on back standing in Prague Castle in Prague Czech Republic?
What kind of spider has a back that looks like a skull with a lime green legs and white back with the skull clearly marked?
The bumps on the back of your head, and every persons' head, is part of the skull. The skull is the boney covering of the brain. The skull is made of several bones. This part with the bumps is called the occipital bone. The bumps are called occipital protuberances. They seem to vary in size on various people.
What is the name of the bone that has no direct attachment to the skull but is attached to the skull by muscles?
It is hopeful that skull has not become detached from the spine as that person would likely be dead. The joint that attaches the spinal column to the skull is called the atlanto-occiptial joint and creates forward and backward movement (flexion and extension). There are also strong ligaments. They can all be injured and if unstable it is possible to fuse to spine to the skull using plate and screws, operating from the back of…