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an opening in the floor of the bony part of the external acoustic meatus near the tympanic membrane, normally closed in the adult.
A perforation found in arrested development near the inner extremity of the tympanic plate.
See also: Huschke, Emil
Huschke,Emil, German anatomist, 1797-1858.
Huschke auditory teeth - tooth-shaped formations or ridges occurring on the vestibular lip of the limbus lamina spiralis of the cochlear duct. Synonym(s): auditory teeth
Huschke cartilages - two horizontal cartilaginous rods at the edge of the cartilaginous septum of the nose.
Huschke foramen - an opening in the floor of the bony part of the external acoustic meatus near the tympanic membrane.
Huschke valve - a fold of mucous membrane guarding the lower opening of the nasolacrimal duct. Synonym(s): lacrimal fold
Husch·ke for·a·men(hūshkĕ fōr-āmĕn)
Opening in floor of bony part of external acoustic meatus near tympanic membrane.