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vestibular lip of spiral limbus


Definition: the upper, short periosteal extension of the limbus laminae spiralis osseae that provides the central attachment for the tectorial membrane.

Synonym(s): labium limbi vestibulare limbi spiralis osseiTA, labium limbi vestibulare laminae spiralis ossei, lamina dentata, vestibular labium of limbus of spiral lamina, vestibular lip of limbus of spiral lamina

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