modiolar


Related to modiolar: dolorology

modiolar

(məʊˈdaɪələ)
adj
(Anatomy) anatomy relating to the modiolus
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The concept of modiolar hugging electrodes places the contacts of the electrodes closer to the eighth nerve and spiral ganglia.
Endothelin-1induced vasospasms of spiral modiolar artery are mediated by rho-kinase-induced Ca(2+) sensitization of contractile apparatus and reversed by calcitonin gene-related peptide.
To accomplish this goal, most current electrode arrays are molded in a spiral shape designed to match the shape of the modiolar wall.
However, the CT of patient 3 did demonstrate the presence of a dilated internal auditory canal fundus and a deficient modiolar base.
Modiolar proximity of three perimodiolar cochlear implant electrodes.