Dictionary » P » Processus gracilis

Processus gracilis

processus gracilis --> anterior process of malleus

A slender spur running anteriorward from the neck of the malleus toward the petrotympanic fissure.

Synonym: processus anterior mallei, folli's process, follian process, long process of malleus, processus gracilis, processus ravii, rau's process, ravius' process, slender process of malleus.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 804 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link