Superior ligament of malleus

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Superior ligament of malleus
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The right membrana tympani with the hammer and the chorda tympani, viewed from within, from behind, and from above.
Details
Latin ligamentum mallei superius
From tympanic cavity
To malleus
Identifiers
Dorlands
/Elsevier
l_09/12492556
TA A15.3.02.055
FMA 60880
Anatomical terminology

The Superior ligament of the malleus is a delicate fibrous strand that crosses from the roof of the tympanic cavity to the head of the malleus.

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