Lesser tympanic spine - Spina tympanica minor

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Description

The lesser tympanic spine is the part of the tympanic ring formed by the tympanic part of the temporal bone that end posteriorly.


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Axial skeleton > Cranium > Temporal bone > Tympanic part > Lesser tympanic spine

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