Reissner, Ernst


Ernst, German anatomist, 1824-1878.
Reissner fiber - a rodlike, highly refractive fiber running caudally from the subcommissural organ throughout the length of the central canal of the brainstem and spinal cord.
Reissner membrane - separates the cochlear duct from the vestibular canal. Synonym(s): vestibular membrane
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