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Membrana vibrans

membrana vibrans --> tense part of the tympanic membrane

The greater portion of the tympanic membrane which is tense and firm, contrasting with the small triangular flaccid part of tympanic membrane.

Synonym: pars tensa membranae tympani, membrana tensa, membrana vibrans.


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