auditory teeth


auditory teeth
auditory teeth of Huschke dentes acustici.

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  • dentes acustici — [TA] auditory teeth: elevations along the free surface and margin of the labium limbi vestibulare; called also auditory teeth of Huschke …   Medical dictionary

  • Limbus spiralis — Infobox Anatomy Name = Limbus spiralis Latin = GraySubject = 232 GrayPage = 1055 Caption = Limbus laminæ spiralis and membrana basilaris. (Schematic.) 1, 1’. Upper and lower lamellæ of the lamina spiralis ossea. 2. Limbus laminæ spiralis, with a …   Wikipedia

  • Tectorial membrane (cochlea) — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = membrana tectoria ductus cochlearis GraySubject = 232 GrayPage = 1058 Caption = Section through the spiral organ of Corti. (Membrana tectoria labeled at center top.) Caption2 = System = Precursor = MeshName …   Wikipedia

  • Emil Huschke — (1797 1858) was a German anatomist and embryologist who was a native of Weimar. He studied medicine at the University of Jena, and spent most of his professional career at Jena. In 1827 he was appointed professor of anatomy and director of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Corti — Marquis Alfonso, Italian anatomist, 1822–1876. See C. arch, C. canal, C. cells, under cell, C. ganglion, C. membrane, C. organ, C. pillars, under pillar, C. rods, under rod, C. auditory teeth, under tooth, C. tunnel, pillar cells of C., under… …   Medical dictionary

  • Huschke — Emil, German anatomist, 1797–1858. See H. cartilages, under cartilage, H. foramen, H. auditory teeth, under tooth, H. valve …   Medical dictionary