Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.

Umbo of tympanic membrane

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

umbo of tympanic membrane

The projection on the inner surface of the tympanic membrane at the end of the manubrium of the malleus; this corresponds to the most depressed point of the membrane, viewed laterally, that is commonly called the umbo.

Synonym: umbo membranae tympani, umbo.