Sulcus spiralis externus

The basilar crest gives attachment to the outer edge of the basilar membrane; immediately above the crest is a concavity, the sulcus spiralis externus.

Sulcus spiralis externus
Floor of ductus cochlearis.
LatinSulcus spiralis externus
Anatomical terminology


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