Ossicles


Name the ossicles A, B and C, and identify the different parts of each.

A – incus

  • 1 – short limb/process
  • 2 – body of incus
  • 3 – long limb/process

B – malleus

  • 4 – head of malleus
  • 5- lateral process of malleus
  • 6 – handle malleus
  • 7 – neck of malleus

C – stapes

  • 8 – head of stapes
  • 9 – base of stapes
  • 10 – crura
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