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*  Inner ear
The three parts of the bony labyrinth are the vestibule of the ear, the semicircular canals, and the cochlea. In the middle ear ... The labyrinth can be divided by layer or by region. The bony labyrinth, or osseous labyrinth, is the network of passages with ... The membranous labyrinth runs inside of the bony labyrinth. There is a layer of perilymph fluid between them. ... Ear labyrinth Inner ear Temporal bone Internal ear Ear Hearing Outer ear Middle ear Torres, M., Giráldez, F. (1998) The ...
*  Glossary of communication disorders
Labyrinth Organ of balance located in the inner ear. The labyrinth consists of three semicircular canals and the vestibule. ... The labyrinth works with other systems in the body, such as the visual and skeletal systems, to maintain posture. Barotrauma ... Vestibule Bony cavity of the inner ear. Vibrotactile aids Mechanical instruments that help individuals who are deaf to detect ... Normal balance depends on information from the labyrinth in the inner ear, from other senses such as sight and touch, and from ...
*  Utricle (ear)
The utricle and the saccule are parts of the balancing apparatus (membranous labyrinth) located within the vestibule of the ... and occupies the upper and back part of the vestibule, lying in contact with the recessus ellipticus and the part below it. The ... bony labyrinth (small oval chamber). These use small stones and a viscous fluid to stimulate hair cells to detect motion and ...
*  Membranous labyrinth
Within the vestibule, the membranous labyrinth does not quite preserve the form of the bony labyrinth, but consists of two ... The membranous labyrinth contains fluid called endolymph. The walls of the membranous labyrinth are lined with distributions of ... The membranous labyrinth is also the location for the receptor cells found in the inner ear. This article incorporates text in ... The membranous labyrinth is a collection of fluid filled tubes and chambers which contain the receptors for the senses of ...
*  Cochlea
Right osseous labyrinth. Lateral view. Interior of right osseous labyrinth. The cochlea and vestibule, viewed from above. Cross ... Bony labyrinth Membranous labyrinth Cochlear implant Cochlear nerve Cochlear nuclei Evolution of the cochlea Noise health ... It is a spiral-shaped cavity in the bony labyrinth, in humans making 2.5 turns around its axis, the modiolus. A core component ... Rosenthal's canal or the spiral canal of the cochlea is a section of the bony labyrinth of the inner ear that is approximately ...
*  Vestibule of the ear
The vestibule is the central part of the bony labyrinth in the inner ear, and is situated medial to the eardrum (tympanic ... Right osseous labyrinth (lateral view). The cochlea and vestibule (view from above). Chain of ossicles and their ligaments, ... Vestibule visible at center right.) Internal liquid structures of the cochlea and semicircular ducts, vestibule at centre. This ... The vestibule is somewhat oval in shape, but flattened transversely; it measures about 5 mm from front to back, the same from ...
*  Bony labyrinth
It consists of three parts: the vestibule, semicircular canals, and cochlea. These are cavities hollowed out of the substance ... The bony labyrinth (also osseous labyrinth or otic capsule) is the rigid, bony outer wall of the inner ear in the temporal bone ... They contain a clear fluid, the perilymph, in which the membranous labyrinth is situated. A fracture classification system in ...
*  Semicircular canals
The cochlea and vestibule, viewed from above. Transverse section through head of fetal sheep, in the region of the labyrinth. X ... The posterior canal is part of the bony labyrinth and is used by the vestibular system to detect rotations of the head in the ... The semicircular canals are a component of the bony labyrinth. At one end of each of the semicircular canals is a dilated sac ... The ampullae open into the vestibule by five orifices, one of the apertures being common to two of the canals. Among species of ...
*  Ear
The bony labyrinth refers to the bony compartment which contains the membranous labyrinth, contained within the temporal bone. ... A central area known as the vestibule contains two small fluid-filled recesses, the utricle and saccule. These connect to the ... Vibration of the oval window causes vibration of the endolymph within the vestibule and the cochlea. The inner ear houses the ... The inner ear sits in the bony labyrinth, and contains structures which are key to several senses: the semicircular canals, ...
*  Domenico Cotugno
... described the vestibule, semicircular canals, and cochlea of the osseus labyrinth of the internal ear, demonstrated the ...
*  Vestibular duct
The cochlea and vestibule, viewed from above. Transverse section of the cochlear duct of a fetal cat. Interior of right osseous ... labyrinth. Diagrammatic longitudinal section of the cochlea. Tympanic duct Slide from University of Kansas Diagram at Indiana ... It is separated from the cochlear duct by Reissner's membrane and extends from the vestibule of the ear to the helicotrema ...
*  Vestibule
... which is lined with respiratory epithelium The vestibule of the ear is the central part of the inner ear labyrinth, as used in ... vestibule is a small space or cavity at the beginning of a canal. The vulval vestibule is the posterior 2/3 of the labia minora ... Vestibule or Vestibulum can have the following meanings, each primarily based upon a common origin, from early 17th century ... rima glottidis The aortic vestibule is the part of the left ventricle of the heart just below the aortic valve The vestibule of ...
*  Utriculosaccular duct
... is a part of the membranous labyrinth of the inner ear which connects the two parts of the vestibule, the utricle and the ...
*  Tympanic duct
The cochlea and vestibule, viewed from above. Diagrammatic longitudinal section of the cochlea. Scala vestibuli Slide from ... Interior of right osseous labyrinth. (Scala tympani labeled at right, inside cochlea. Transverse section of the cochlear duct ...
*  Bone conduction auditory brainstem response
... pressure is put on the otic capsule and the membranous labyrinth. This then compresses the scala vestibule into the basilar ...
*  Internal auditory veins
The veins of the vestibule and semicircular canals accompany the arteries, and, receiving those of the cochlea at the base of ... the modiolus, unite to form the internal auditory veins (or veins of labyrinth) which end in the posterior part of the superior ...
*  Alhambra
The palace and the Upper Alhambra also contain baths, rows of bedrooms and summer-rooms, a whispering gallery and labyrinth, ... Court of the Vestibule), and the Peinador de la Reina (Queen's Robing Room), in which there is similar architecture and ...
*  List of MeSH codes (A09)
... vestibule of the ear MeSH A09.246.631.909.551 --- oval window MeSH A09.246.631.909.625 --- saccule and utricle MeSH A09.246. ... labyrinth supporting cells MeSH A09.246.631.246.814 --- round window MeSH A09.246.631.246.848 --- scala tympani MeSH A09.246. ...
*  Vestibular aqueduct
At the hinder part of the medial wall of the vestibule is the orifice of the vestibular aqueduct, which extends to the ... It transmits a small vein, and contains a tubular prolongation of the membranous labyrinth, the ductus endolymphaticus, which ...
*  St Mary's Church, Itchen Stoke
The circular floor is covered with glazed brown and green tiles laid out in the form of a labyrinth, as in Chartres Cathedral. ... The west door opens into a wide vestibule in three compartments with a vaulted stone roof. It contains a stone font recovered ...
*  Otic vesicle
It is part of the neural ectoderm, which will develop into the membranous labyrinth of the inner ear. This labyrinth is a ... The central part of the otic vesicle represents the membranous vestibule, and is subdivided by a constriction into a smaller ... Lateral views of membranous labyrinth and acoustic complex. X 25 dia. Median views of membranous labyrinth and acoustic complex ...
*  Ossicles
They serve to transmit sounds from the air to the fluid-filled labyrinth (cochlea). The absence of the auditory ossicles would ... the elliptical or oval window or opening between the middle ear and the vestibule of the inner ear. It is the smallest bone in ... the opening to the vestibule of the inner ear. Sound traveling through the air is mostly reflected when it comes into contact ...
*  Nasal cavity
To the front of the nasal cavity is the nasal vestibule and external opening, while the back blends, via the choanae, into the ... the labyrinth of ethmoid and the inferior concha. The paranasal sinuses are connected to the nasal cavity through small ... present in the vestibule. The entire mucosa of the nasal fossae is covered by a blanket of mucus, which lies superficial to the ... which supplies the vestibule of the nasal cavity. Innervation of the nasal cavity responsible for the sense of smell is via the ...
*  Gamzigrad
The cella is rectangular with the antas forming a shallow vestibule. The walls and floor of the cella have the layer of marble ... The floor of the vestibulum is completely covered by a mosaic carpet with a labyrinth in its center and geometric motives. The ...
*  Timurlengia
The oval window and the ear vestibule form a funnel-shaped recess penetrating deep into the ear zone and having a wide exit on ... Timurlengia has a long cochlear duct, with the same height as the labyrinth, an adaptation to hearing low-frequency sounds. ...
*  Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo
The inside of the ear is composed of an organ called the vestibular labyrinth. The vestibular labyrinth includes semicircular ... Treatment is therefore geared towards moving the canalith from the lateral canal into the vestibule. The roll maneuver or its ... Within the labyrinth of the inner ear lie collections of calcium crystals known as otoconia or otoliths. In patients with BPPV ... Proposed mechanisms linking the two are genetic factors and vascular damage to the labyrinth. Although BPPV can occur at any ...