lateral ampullar nerve

n.

A branch of the utriculoampullar nerve that supplies the ampullary crest of the lateral semicircular duct of the ear.

Nearby words

  1. later han,
  2. later on,
  3. laterad,
  4. lateral,
  5. lateral aberration,
  6. lateral bud,
  7. lateral canal,
  8. lateral cartilage of nose,
  9. lateral cerebral sulcus,
  10. lateral column of spinal cord


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