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Middle and Inner Ear Anatomy

Surgical Correlation


Right posterolateral view of portions of the middle and inner ear following mastoidectomy. The three ossicles remain articulated as a chain and the three semicircular canals of the bony labyrinth are also present. The tympanic and mastoid segments of the facial nerve can be seen as well as the chorda tympani branch. (Image courtesy of AL Rhoton, Jr.)