Science / Auditory Physiology - Klapstein

Random Science Quiz

Can you name the Auditory Physiology - Klapstein ?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

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

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.