Pharyngotympanis

Pharyngotympanis - • Vestibule – contains receptors for...

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Pharyngotympanis – allows pressure in the middle ear to be equalized with the atmosphere Hammer – vibrates as sound waves hit it;transmits the vibrations to the ossicles Cochlea – contains the organ of corti Tympanic cavity – connects the nasopharynx and the middle ear
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Unformatted text preview: • Vestibule – contains receptors for the sense of equilibrium • Ossicles – transmits the vibration from the stirrup to the fluid in the inner ear • Eardrum – fluid that bathes the sensory receptors of the inner ear...
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