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Internal acoustic foramen

Internal acoustic foramen --> opening of internal acoustic Meatus

The inner opening of the internal acoustic Meatus on the posterior surface of the petrous part of the temporal bone.

Synonym: porus acusticus internus, internal acoustic foramen, internal acoustic pore, auditory pore, internal auditory foramen, orifice of internal acoustic Meatus.


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