epitympanum

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epitympanum

 [ep″ĭ-tim´pah-num]
epitympanic recess. adj., adj epitympan´ic.

ep·i·tym·pa·num

(ep'i-tim'pă-nŭm),
The upper portion of the tympanic cavity or middle ear above the tympanic membrane; it contains the head of the malleus and the body of the incus.

epitympanum

/epi·tym·pa·num/ (-tim´pah-num) epitympanic recess.

ep·i·tym·pa·num

(ep'i-tim'pă-nŭm)
The upper portion of the tympanic cavity or middle ear above the tympanic membrane; contains the head of the malleus and the body of the incus.

epitympanum

the upper part of the tympanum.