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tegmental wall of tympanic cavity


Definition: the superior wall, or roof, of the tympanic cavity, formed by the tegmen tympani of the temporal bone.

Synonym(s): paries tegmentalis cavi tympaniTA, tegmental root of tympanic cavity, roof of tympanic cavity, tegmental wall of middle ear

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