Incudomalleal | definition of incudomalleal by Medical dictionary
pertaining to the incus and malleus.
Relating to the incus and the malleus; denoting the articulation between the incus and the malleus in the middle ear.
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Epitympanic diaphragm includes three malleal ligamental folds (Anterior, Lateral and Posterior), the posterior incudal ligamental fold and two membranous folds (The tensor fold and the lateral incudomalleal
fold) together with the malleus and incus.
There are reports of luxation of the incudomalleal
or incudostapedial joints and the dislocation of the stapes from the oval window , but they are mostly the consequence of an attempt of extraction by inexperienced clinician.