Skip to Content

tubal air cells (of pharyngotympanic tube)

 

Definition: occasional small air cells in the inferior wall of the pharyngotympanic tube, near the tympanic orifice, communicating with the tympanic cavity.

Synonym(s): cellulae pneumaticae tubae auditivaeTA, air cells of auditory tube

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.

Medical Disclaimer

Hide