Spiral ligament

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Spiral ligament
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Floor of ductus cochlearis.
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Latin ligamentum spirale ductus cochlearis
TA A15.3.03.099
FMA 77834
Anatomical terminology

The periosteum, forming the outer wall of the ductus cochlearis, is greatly thickened and altered in character, and is called the spiral ligament.

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This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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