Ear Part 2
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Collection of fluid filled tubes and chambers in inner ear?
Membranous labyrinth contains fluid called?
Shell of dense bone that surrounds and protects membranous labyrinth?
3 parts bony labyrinth is contained of?
semicircular canal, vestibule, and cochlea
Part of inner ear provides equilibrium sensations by detecting rotation, gravity, and linear acceleration?
Specific portion of vestibular complex consists of 3 different semicircular canals which rotational movements of head in 3 different planes?
Consists of 2 chambers that are sensitive to head and position relative to gravity?
Utricle and Saccule
Movement of stapes at oval window?
Structure where mechanical vibrations are changes to electrical impulses?
5 Main Structures of Corti?
- 1. Tectoral Membrane
- 2. Basilar Membrane
- 3. Inner Hair Cell
- 4. Outer Hair Cell
- 5. Nerve
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