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Cochlea

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The cochlea /ˈkɒk.lɪə is the auditory portion of the inner ear. It is a spiral- shaped cavity in the ... The cochlea receives sound in the form of vibrations, which cause the ster...

Ear, middle ear, cochlea, | Cochlea

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Jun 27, 2013 ... The ear is composed of three parts: the outer ear and the middle ear transfer ... It transfer sound waves from the ear to the fluid of the cochlea. ... off the cochlea, this increases the force of the vibrations to allow them to pass to ...

How We Hear: External, Middle & Inner Ear ~ Audiology Awareness ...

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All four parts work together to conduct sounds from outside the head to the brain ... vibrates within the oval window opening of the cochlea, transferring sound ...

Audition: Hearing, the Ear, and Sound Localization - Boundless

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The fluid-filled inner ear transduces sound vibrations into neural signals that are sent ... The cochlea is the major sensory organ of hearing within the inner ear. ... transfers the vibrations from the incus to the oval window, the portion of the inner  ...

Introduction to the Anatomy and Physiology of the Auditory System

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The outer ear includes the portion of the ear that we see—the pinna/auricle and ... The eardrum is very sensitive to sound waves and vibrates back and forth as the ... 25 decibels as it transfers signals from the tympanic membrane to the inner ear. ... The inner ear is composed of the sensory organ for hearing—the cochlea,  ...

How the Ear Works | American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head ...

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The outer ear (the part you can see) opens into the ear canal. ... The middle ear contains three small bones which help amplify and transfer sound to the inner ear . ... Any source of sound sends vibrations or sound waves into the air. ... are passed to the three small bones of the middle ear, which transmit them to the cochlea.

Ear anatomy and physiology | myVMC

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Dec 31, 2007 ... Cochlea hair cells; Role of inner hair cells; Role of outer hair cells ... The ear is divided into three main parts – the outer ear, the middle ear, and the inner ear. ... This transfer of sound vibrations is possible through a chain of ...

How do we Hear? [Noisy Planet] - National Institutes of Health

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Apr 3, 2014 ... Sound waves enter your outer ear and travel through a narrow ... beginning to the end of the cochlea, splitting it into an upper part and a lower part. Cochlea. The sound vibrations cause the fluid inside your cochlea to ripple, ...

Hearing and the cochlea - Health Video: MedlinePlus Medical ...

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As sound waves enter the ear, they travel through the outer ear, the external auditory canal, and strike the eardrum causing it to vibrate. The central part of the  ...

Anatomy of the ear - FIRST YEARS - Professional Development ...

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The EXTERNAL EAR consists of the pinna (the part you can see) and the ear canal. ... that the tympanic membrane vibrates maximally when struck by sound waves. ... inner ear · Transfer of high and low frequency sounds from the middle to inner ear ... Interconnecting the cochlea and the semicircular canals is the vestibule, ....

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Ear Anatomy Diagram - EnchantedLearning.com

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The vibration is transferred to the snail-shaped cochlea in the inner ear; the ... cochlea - a spiral-shaped, fluid-filled inner ear structure; it is lined with cilia (tiny hairs) ... called the tympanic membrane) a thin membrane that vibrates when sound ...

Psych 200 Unit 6 Module 2 - The Ear

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How does the cochlea work to change sound waves into fluid waves and then into .... The ossicles transfer sound vibrations between which parts of the ear? a.