vestibular aqueduct(redirected from Cotunnius canal)
a bony canal running from the vestibule and opening on the posterior surface of the petrous portion of the temporal bone, giving passage to the endolymphatic duct and a small vein.
Synonym(s): aqueductus vestibuli [TA], vestibular canaliculus [TA], aqueductus cotunnii, Cotunnius aqueduct, Cotunnius canal
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A small passage reaching from the vestibule to the posterior surface of the petrous section of the temporal bone.Synonym: aqueductus vestibuli
See also: aqueduct
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ves·tib·u·lar a·que·duct(ves-tibyū-lăr ahkwĕ-dŭkt) [TA]
Bony canal running from vestibule and opening on posterior surface of petrous portion of temporal bone, giving passage to endolymphatic duct and a small vein.
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