stratum radiatum membranae tympani

(redirected from radiate layer of tympanic membrane)

strat·um ra·di·a·'tum mem·bra·'nae tym·'pa·ni

the connective tissue layer of the tympanic membrane beneath the stratum cutaneum, the fibers of which radiate from the manubrium of the malleus to the peripheral fibrocartilaginous ring of the membrane; absent from the pars flaccida.