Skip to Content

ampullary groove


Definition: the groove on the external surface of the ampulla of each semicircular duct where the nerve enters the ampullary crest.

Synonym(s): sulcus ampullarisTA, ampullary sulcus

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.