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Contains the spiral ganglion with cell bodies of the cochlear nerve.
______ labyrinth is filled with endolymph. Low Na, High K.
A gelatinous mass which assists the mechanical transduction by the hair cells.
Lies within the scala media and contain hair cells which transduce sound into neural signals
_____ tones: lateral part of the gyrus in tonotopic map
Perception of sound in absence of external source.
_______ labyrinth is continuous with subarachnoid space and is filled with perilymph which is similar to CSF. High Na, Low K.
Communicate at the apical end via the helicotrema. Contain perilymph.
Bending the stereocilia bundle toward the tallest stretches the tip link and opens a cation channel in stereocilia. K+ enters and ______ the hair cell & firing rate in CN8 increase
______ deafness: impairment of the cochlea or auditory nerve. Exposure to loud sounds, meningitis, drugs, trauma, meniere.
Rinne Test: in Conductive hearing loss, _______ conduction is better than air.
Muscle on the handle of the malleus. Motor innervation from CN5. Decreases sound transmission.
Ossicle that is attached to oval window of cochlea
_____ tones: medial part of the gyrus in tonotopic map.
Weber Test: in Conductive hearing loss, tone is louder on ______ side
Weber Test: in Sensorineural hearing loss, tone is ______ on normal side
Rinne Test: in Sensorineural hearing loss, air conduction is better, but hearing is _______ in affected ear.
A disorder of the inner ear in which circulation of endolymph is impeded resulting in swelling (hydrops) of the membranous labyrinth. Vertigo, tinnitus, fullness in ear, hearing lo
Amplified basilar vibration that can be detected by placing a very sensitive microphone sealed in the external auditory canal.
Membranous labyrinth containing endolymph.
Most spiral ganglion receive their input only from _____ hair cells.
_____ of cochlea: wider and floppier. lower frequencies
Muscle on the neck of stapes. Motor innervation from CN7. Decreases sound transmission.
_____ of cochlea: narrow and stiff. more sensitive to higher frequencies.
______ membrane: divide scala vestibuli and scala media.
Ossicle that attaches to Tympanic membrane
Very slow pressure changes will dissipate through the _______ with little effect on the basilar membrane.
Name a cause of Tinnitus.
aminoglycosides, cisplatin, aspirin, quinine
Serve as a compound lever which can amplify sound waves between the tympanic membrane and the oval window of cochlea
______ deafness: impairment of sound transmission prior to cochlea. Cerumen, perforation, sclerosis of ossicles.
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