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  • Inner ear

    The inner ear has the dual function of grouping together the central... Read more

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  • Facial nerve

    The facial nerve, or cranial nerve, is the nerve used in facial expression.... Read more

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  • Middle ear

    Located between the inner and outer ear, the middle ear is the third part of... Read more

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  • Ossicles

    The ossicles are three small bones that are involved in the mechanism of the... Read more

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  • Function of the ear

    The ear is a complex sensory system able to capture, distribute, and... Read more

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  • Rectus abdominis muscle

    The rectus abdominis muscle is divided into two symmetrical parts and... Read more

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  • Tricuspid valve

    The tricuspid valve is the heart valve that divides the right ventricle from... Read more

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  • Extraocular muscles

    The extraocular muscles are the six muscles found in the eye: the superior... Read more

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  • Piriformis muscle

    The piriformis muscle, also called the pyramidal pelvic muscle, belongs to... Read more

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  • Glans (anatomy)

    In medicine, the glans refers to the tip of the penis in males and the... Read more

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  • Orbit cavity

    The orbit cavity is that in which the eye is set in the cranium. The face... Read more

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  • Temporal bone

    Located near the temple, the temporal bone is part of the cranial vault and... Read more

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  • Coxal bone

    The coxal bone is one of three bones, along with the coccyx and sacrum that... Read more

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  • Pectoralis major muscle

    The pectoralis major muscle is the most extensive muscle of the chest. The... Read more

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  • Scaphoid bone

    The scaphoid bone is located in the first row of the carpus, among the bones... Read more

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  • Hamate bone

    The hamate bone is one of the bones of the wrist. It is located in the... Read more

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  • Lunate bone

    The lunate is one of the bones of the wrist, located in the first row of the... Read more

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  • Ampulla of Vater

    The ampulla of Vater is an organ in the digestive system (located on the... Read more

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  • Frontal bone

    The frontal bone is a bone of the skull and the human face. It is one of the... Read more

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  • Carpus

    The carpus includes the bones of the wrist - eight in total - which form a... Read more

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