Porus acusticus externus

Dr Tim Luijkx and Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

The porus acusticus externus (plural: pori acustici externi) refers to the lateral bony margins of the external acoustic canal

It should not be confused with the porus acusticus internus which is the medial opening of the internal acoustic canal 1.  

Anatomy: Head and neck

Anatomy: Head and neck

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rID: 63753
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:

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