Crista galli

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Bone: Crista galli
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Ethmoid bone from above.
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Ethmoid bone from behind.
Gray's subject #36 153

The crista galli (Latin: "crest of the cock") is a median ridge of bone that projects from the cribriform plate of the ethmoid bone.

It is where the falx cerebri attaches anteriorly to the skull.

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