Human Cochlea: Anatomical Characteristics and their Relevance for Cochlear Implantation

@article{RaskAndersen2012HumanCA,
  title={Human Cochlea: Anatomical Characteristics and their Relevance for Cochlear Implantation},
  author={H. Rask-Andersen and W. Liu and Elsa Erixon and A. Kinnefors and K. Pfaller and A. Schrott-Fischer and R. Glueckert},
  journal={The Anatomical Record: Advances in Integrative Anatomy and Evolutionary Biology},
  year={2012},
  volume={295}
}
This is a review of the anatomical characteristics of human cochlea and the importance of variations in this anatomy to the process of cochlear implantation (CI). Studies of the human cochlea are essential to better comprehend the physiology and pathology of man's hearing. The human cochlea is difficult to explore due to its vulnerability and bordering capsule. Inner ear tissue undergoes quick autolytic changes making investigations of autopsy material difficult, even though excellent results… Expand
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