Benign Positional Vertigo in Emergency Medicine
Benign positional vertigo (BPV) is caused by calcium carbonate particles called otoliths (or otoconia) that are inappropriately displaced into the semicircular canals of the vestibular labyrinth of the inner ear ... Feske S. Office Practice of Neurology.
Human ancestors had Neanderthal like 'inner ear'
Washington: In a re-examination of a 100,000-year-old early human skull, researchers have found the surprising presence of an inner-ear formation long thought ... would suggest," Trinkaus added. The semicircular canals are remnants of a fluid-filled ...
Unit Study: "I Can't Hair You!"
Well, let's find out ... two "windows" in the middle ear. Draw them. What are their functions? Part III. The Inner Ear The inner ear is called the labyrinth and has three basic parts, the vestibule, the semicircular canals and the cochlea.
Archaic Human Skull Discovery in China Sheds New Light on Later Human Evolution
Once again, scientists examining an ancient human fossil are finding ... the Xujiayao site in China's Nihewan Basin. Based on their micro-CT scans of the interior configuration of the temporal bone, they found that the inner-ear formation closely resembled ...
What Is Otoplasty?
As far as most humans are concerned, the pinna's main function ... acquired in the birth canal. Some deformities are self-correcting. If the child's external ear deformity has not self-corrected a week after birth, then either an otoplasty or a non ...