Sentence Examples


  • The toxic products of dead tissue and bacteria diffuse out of the apical foramen of the tooth root into the periodontal ligament.
  • The frequency of an opening between the right and left auricles at the seat of the fetal foramen ovale.
  • The thyroglossal duct extends from the foramen caecum, in the floor of the mouth, to the hyoid bone.
  • The foramen magnum is flanked by two large knobs or occipital condyles that form a joint with the first cervical vertebra of the neck.
  • The top of the sella turcica is covered by a diaphragm, which has a foramen in the center through which the infundibulum passes.

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