scala media


scala media
scala me·dia -'mēd-ē-ə n, pl scalae me·di·ae -ē-.ē the spirally arranged canal in the bony canal of the cochlea that contains the organ of Corti, is triangular in cross section, and is bounded by the vestibular membrane above, by the periosteum-lined wall of the cochlea laterally, and by the basilar membrane below called also cochlear canal, cochlear duct, ductus cochlearis

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  • Scala tympani — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 232 GrayPage = 1050 Caption = Interior of right osseous labyrinth. (Scala tympani labeled at right, inside cochlea. Width = 300 Caption2 = Cross section of the cochlea (scala tympani labeled… …   Wikipedia


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