acoustic tubercle


acoustic tubercle
s.
tubérculo acústico.

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  • acoustic tubercle — n a pear shaped prominence on the inferior cerebellar peduncle including the dorsal nucleus of the cochlear nerve * * * auditory t …   Medical dictionary

  • acoustic tubercle — noun : a pear shaped prominence on the restiform body including the dorsal nucleus of the cochlear nerve …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tubercle — A small tuber, a small lump or bump. * * * 1. A nodule, especially in an anatomic, not pathologic, sense. 2. A circumscribed, rounded, solid elevation on the skin, mucous membrane, or surface of an organ. 3. A slight …   Medical dictionary

  • auditory tubercle — an eminence in the lateral recess of the fourth ventricle, formed by an extension of the vestibular area and the underlying dorsal nucleus and the cochlear part of the vestibulocochlear nerve; called also acoustic t …   Medical dictionary

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  • vestibular area — a rounded triangular elevation lateral to foveae of the fourth ventricle over which pass the striae medullares; it extends into the lateral recess, where it forms the auditory, or acoustic, tubercle …   Medical dictionary

  • auditory ganglion — noun : acoustic tubercle …   Useful english dictionary

  • crest — 1. A ridge, especially a bony ridge. SEE ALSO: crista. 2. The ridge of the neck of a male animal, especially of a stallion or bull. 3. Feathers on the top of a bird s head, or fin rays on the top of a fish s head. SYN: crista [TA]. [L. crista] …   Medical dictionary

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