II. Anatomy

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Ontology: Cochlear structure (C0009195)

Definition (NCI_CDISC) The snail shell-shaped auditory component of the inner ear. It contains the sensory organ of hearing. (NCI)
Definition (NCI) The snail shell-shaped auditory component of the inner ear. It contains the sensory organ of hearing.
Definition (CSP) part of the internal ear that is concerned with hearing; forms the anterior part of the labyrinth, is conical, and is placed almost horizontally anterior to the vestibule.
Definition (MSH) The part of the inner ear (LABYRINTH) that is concerned with hearing. It forms the anterior part of the labyrinth, as a snail-like structure that is situated almost horizontally anterior to the VESTIBULAR LABYRINTH.
Concepts Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component (T023)
MSH D003051
SnomedCT 80169004
English Cochlea, Cochleas, Cochlear, Cochlear part of bony labyrinth, cochlea, EAR, COCHLEA, Cochlear structure (body structure), Cochlear structure, Cochlea, NOS, Cochlear Organ
French Limaçon osseux, Limaçon, Cochlée
Swedish Öronsnäcka
Czech kochlea
Finnish Simpukka (cochlea)
Russian ULITKA, УЛИТКА
Croatian PUŽNICA
Latvian Gliemezis
Polish Ślimak błędnika
Norwegian Cochlea, Sneglehus
Spanish cóclea, estructura coclear (estructura corporal), estructura coclear, Cóclea
German Cochlea, Innenohrschnecke, Kochlea
Italian Coclea
Dutch Cochlea, Labyrint, Slakkenhuis, Slakkenhuis van het binnenoor
Portuguese Cóclea