Medical Definition of Periotic bone

1. The part of the temporal bone that contains the structures of the inner ear and the second part of the internal carotid artery; in antenatal life it appears as a separate ossification centre. Synonym: pars petrosa ossis temporalis, periotic bone, petrosal bone, petrous pyramid. (05 Mar 2000)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Periotic Bone

periosteums
periostin
periostitis
periostitises
periostoma
periostosis
periostosteitis
periostotome
periostotomy
periostraca
periostracal
periostracum
periosts
periot
periotic
periotic bone (current term)
periotic cartilage
periotics
periots
periovaritis
periovular
periovulatory
peripachymeningitis
peripancreatitides
peripancreatitis
peripapillary
peripartum
peripartum cardiomyopathy
peripatecian
peripatecians

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