bony labyrinth


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Related to bony labyrinth: membranous labyrinth
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Noun1.bony labyrinth - cavity in the petrous part of the temporal bone that contains the membranous labyrinthbony labyrinth - cavity in the petrous part of the temporal bone that contains the membranous labyrinth
anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure - a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing; "he has good bone structure"
inner ear, internal ear, labyrinth - a complex system of interconnecting cavities; concerned with hearing and equilibrium
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If trauma is the known cause of SNHL, CT would be the appropriate initial study to evaluate the bony labyrinth.
12 Where in your body will you find a bony labyrinth filled with a fluid called perilymph?
With a run time totaling more than 22 minutes, these clips cover the bony labyrinth and its relationships; the membranous labyrinth and fluids of the inner ear; the vestibule of the inner ear; the semicircular ducts; and the cochlea.