SCALA TYMPANI

Perilymph-filled cavities in the cochlear labyrinth, separated from the scala media by the basilar membrane, extending from the round window to the helicotrema. One of three such canals withing the cochlea.

SCALA TYMPANI: "The scala tympani is one of the structures in the cochlea."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SCALA TYMPANI," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/scala-tympani/ (accessed December 4, 2020).
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