Tympanic plexus

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Nerve: Tympanic plexus
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View of the inner wall of the tympanum. (Grooves for tympanic plexus labeled at center.)
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Plan of the facial and intermediate nerves and their communication with other nerves. (Tympanic plexus labeled at center.)
Latin plexus tympanicus
Gray's subject #204 909
Dorlands
/ Elsevier
    
p_24/12648546

Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]



In the tympanic cavity the tympanic nerve divides into branches which form the tympanic plexus and are contained in grooves upon the surface of the promontory.

This plexus gives off:

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