ampullary crest (of semicircular ducts)

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ampullary crest (of semicircular ducts)

[TA]
crescentic ridge invaginating the lumen of the ampullae of the semicircular ducts bearing sensory epithelium on a base of nerve fibers and connective tissue.

am·pul·la·ry crest (of sem·i·cir·cu·lar ducts)

(ampŭ-lar-ē krest semē-sĭrkyū-lăr dŭkts) [TA]
Crescentic ridge invaginating lumen of ampullae of semicircular ducts bearing sensory epithelium on a base of nerve fibers and connective tissue.