Structure of tensor tympani muscle

Known as: Tympani, Tensor, Tensor Tympani, Musculus tensor tympani 
A short muscle that arises from the pharyngotympanic tube (EUSTACHIAN TUBE) and inserts into the handle of the MALLEUS. This muscle pulls the handle… (More)
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2013
2013
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS Many otologic disorders have been attributed to dysfunction of the tensor tympani muscle, including… (More)
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2012
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2012
Imaging with hard X-rays allows visualizing cochlear structures while maintaining intrinsic qualities of the tissue, including… (More)
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2009
2009
CONCLUSION The endoscopic approach to attic cholesteatoma allows clear observation of the tensor fold area and consequently… (More)
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2004
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2004
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to assess the intracochlear position and the extent of trauma to cochlear structures… (More)
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1999
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1999
The classical view of neural coding has emphasized the importance of information carried by the rate at which neurons discharge… (More)
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1998
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1998
Intracochlear pressure was measured in vivo in the base of the gerbil cochlea. The measurements were made over a wide range of… (More)
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1996
1996
This report provides a detailed analysis of tone-evoked velocity responses of basilar membrane (BM) motion measured in the basal… (More)
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1996
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1996
OBJECTIVE To develop techniques for measuring the positions of the individual electrodes of a multiple channel cochlear implant… (More)
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1978
1978
The relationships among the paratubal muscles were studied in human fetal and adult Eustachian tubes. That which has, in recent… (More)
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1969
1969
1. The muscle fibres of the tensor tympani and stapedius of the cat have been examined in the light microscope in teased… (More)
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