flaccid part of tympanic membrane

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flac·cid part of tym·pan·ic mem·brane

[TA]
triangular loose part of tympanic membrane between the malleolar folds.

Rivinus,

August Quirinus, German anatomist, 1652-1723.
Rivinus canals
Rivinus ducts - Synonym(s): minor sublingual duct
Rivinus gland - Synonym(s): sublingual gland
Rivinus incisure - Synonym(s): tympanic notch
Rivinus ligament - flaccid portion of the tympanic membrane that is attached to the petrous bone at the notch of Rivinus.
Rivinus membrane - Synonym(s): flaccid part of tympanic membrane
Rivinus notch - Synonym(s): tympanic notch

Shrapnell,

Henry J., English anatomist, 1761-1841.
Shrapnell membrane - triangular part of tympanic membrane between the malleolar folds. Synonym(s): flaccid part of tympanic membrane

flac·cid part of tym·pan·ic mem·brane

(flaksid pahrt tim-panik membrān) [TA]
Triangular loose part of tympanic membrane between malleolar folds.