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Medical Term:

labyrinthine wall of tympanic cavity


Definition: a bony layer separating the middle from the internal ear or labyrinth; it contains the fenestra vestibuli and the fenestra cochleae.

Synonym(s): paries labyrinthicus cavi tympaniTA, medial wall of tympanic cavity, labyrinthine wall of middle ear, medial wall of middle ear

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