perilymphatic space


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per·i·lym·phat·ic space

[TA]
space between the bony and membranous portions of the labyrinth.

per·i·lym·phat·ic space

(per'i-lim-fat'ik spās) [TA]
Space between the bony and membranous portions of the labyrinth.
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(14) During an explosive event, increased intracranial pressure is transmitted to the perilymphatic space, resulting in a rupture of the RWM and a leak of perilymph into the middle ear.
The term perilymphatic fistula (PLF) refers to an abnormal communication between the middle ear and perilymphatic space through the oval window (OW) and round window (RW).
The cochlear aqueduct, which connects the perilymphatic space to the CSF-filled subarachnoid space, influences the relationship between low CSF pressure and hearing impairment.