mastoid part

mastoid part

n.
The portion of the petrous part of the temporal bone bearing the mastoid process.

mastoid part

n.
The portion of the petrous part of the temporal bone bearing the mastoid process.
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These findings are suggestive of facial nerve involvement in mastoid part.
Computed tomography showed extensive destruction of the tympanic and mastoid part of the temporal bone, as well as lytic lesions in the skull.
Denia et al reported that extracanalicular osteomas of temporal bone most commonly originate from the mastoid part.
In mastoidectomy the surgeon drills through the mastoid part of the temporal bone (Figure 1) and removes spongiform bone to gain access and to remove inflammatory tissue from the mastoid and middle ear.