incudomalleal

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incudomalleal

 [ing″ku-do-mal´e-al]
pertaining to the incus and malleus.

in·cu·do·mal·le·al

(in-kū'dō-mal'lē-ăl),
Relating to the incus and the malleus; denoting the articulation between the incus and the malleus in the middle ear.
Synonym(s): ambomalleal

incudomalleal

/in·cu·do·mal·le·al/ (in″ku-do-mal´e-il) pertaining to the incus and malleus.

incudomalleal

pertaining to the incus and malleus.
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To allow a better ET exposure, the facial recess is first opened, the incudostapedial and incudomalleolar joints are disarticulated, and the incus is removed.
They could identify several key structures such as incudomalleolar articulation, tympanic segment of the facial nerve, lateral semicircular canal and aditus ad antrum, all without provoking lesions in the middle ear structures.
This condition includes: synovial destruction of the incudostapedial (Incus, see diagram) and incudomalleolar (Malleus, see diagram) joints, which help transmit vibrations in the inner ear that are perceived as sound; these, like other joints in the body, can be affected by RA.
Then the posterior ear canal wall was worn thin to gradually open the attic forward and to expose the incudomalleolar joint.
Disarticulation of the incudostapedial joint and/or incudomalleolar joint may occur, so it is extremely important to carefully examine both joints in order to achieve the best potential outcome for hearing.
Posterior growth may extend further, involving the incudostapedial joint and the stapes suprastructure, as well as up towards the incudomalleolar joint, around the incus, and into the attic.
the incudomalleolar joint) in a 64-year-old woman, and we describe the clinical, radiologic, and intraoperative findings in this case.
The lesion was in contact with the incudomalleolar joint.
Measurement 1: The distance by which the incudomalleolar (IM) joint was anterior to the IAC.
In the normal anatomy, the incudomalleolar joint is a saddle-shaped diarthrosis surrounded by an articular capsule.
1-3) Other types of injury include incudomalleolar joint separation, dislocation of the incus, dislocation of the incudomalleolar complex, and fracture of the stapes.
The malleus and incus were fused, but an incudomalleolar joint was seen.