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Ear

Anatomy of the Ear
Anatomy of the Ear
The human ear is divided into three compartments: the external ear, middle ear, and inner ear.The external ear is the auricle, or pinna, a cartilage-supported...
Balance and Equilibrium
Balance and Equilibrium
The human ear is divided into three compartments: the external ear, middle ear, and inner ear. The inner ear contains the spiral shaped cochlea,
Cochlear Implants
Cochlear Implants
When sound waves reach the ear, they are gathered by the funnel-shaped outer ear and channeled into the middle ear.As sound passes to the middle...
Ear Pressure
Ear Pressure
The ear can be divided into three sections: the outer ear, the middle ear, and the inner ear.The middle ear is an air-filled chamber that...
Ear Tubes
Ear Tubes
When sound waves reach the ear, they are gathered by the funnel-shaped outer ear and channeled into the middle ear.At the opening to the middle...
Hearing
Hearing
Hearing occurs when sound waves are changed to neural signals inside the cochlea of the inner ear.When the eardrum vibrates from sound waves, a chain...
Hearing Loss
Hearing Loss
During normal hearing, sound waves travel through the ear canal and strike the eardrum causing it to vibrate. The eardrum is attached to three tiny...
Hearing Test
Hearing Test
When sound waves reach the ear, they are gathered by the funnel-shaped outer ear and are channeled into the middle ear.At the entrance to the...
Otitis Media
Otitis Media
The ear has three distinct parts: the outer, the middle, and the inner ear. Sound waves first travel through the outer ear, into the...
Ruptured Eardrum
Ruptured Eardrum
During normal hearing, sound waves travel through the ear canal and strike the eardrum causing it to vibrate. The eardrum is attached to three tiny...
Vertigo
Vertigo
The human ear is divided into three compartments: the external ear, middle ear, and inner ear. The inner ear contains the spiral shaped cochlea,