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Medical Term:

carotid wall of tympanic cavity


Definition: it contains the carotid canal and the opening of the pharyngotympanic tube.

Synonym(s): paries caroticus cavi tympaniTA, anterior wall of middle ear, anterior wall of tympanic cavity, carotid wall of middle ear

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