facial nerve area of internal acoustic meatus
fa·cial nerve ar·e·a of internal acoustic meatus[TA]
the area of the fundus of the internal acoustic meatus superior to the transverse crest through which the facial nerve passes to enter the facial canal.
Synonym(s): area nervi facialis [TA]
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fa·cial nerve a·re·a of in·ter·nal a·cous·tic me·a·tus(fāshăl nĕrv arē-ă in-tĕrnăl ă-kūstik mē-ātŭs) [TA]
Area of fundus of internal acoustic meatus superior to transverse crest through which facial nerve passes to enter facial canal.
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