acoustic meatus


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Noun1.acoustic meatus - either of the passages in the outer ear from the auricle to the tympanic membraneacoustic meatus - either of the passages in the outer ear from the auricle to the tympanic membrane
auricular point, auriculare - the craniometric point at the center of the opening of the external acoustic meatus
meatus - a natural body passageway
external ear, outer ear - the part of the ear visible externally
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With T2-weighted image it is possible to assess the cochlea, the semicircular canals, the internal acoustic meatus and the cerebello-pontine angle.
Otitis externa is a common acoustic meatus illness diagnosed in veterinary clinics (HARVEY et al.
Narrowing of the internal and external acoustic meatus (sensorineural loss) and sclerosis of the skull may occur.

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