Ear ossicles

Right malleus, incus and stapes

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Ear ossicles
Right malleus, incus and stapes
artery Malleus (posterior aspect) B. Incus (anterior aspect) C. Stapes (superior aspect)
A . Malleus (posterior aspect)
B . Incus (anterior aspect)
C . Stapes (superior aspect)
1 . Capitulum of malleus
2 . Anterior process of malleus
3 . Manubrium of malleus
4 . Articular surface for incus
5 . Neck of malleus
6 . Lateral process of malleus
7 . Articular surface for malleus
8 . Short crus incus
9 . Long crus of incus
10 . Lenticular process of incus
11 . Capitulum of stapes
12 . Anterior crus of stapes
13 . Base of stapes
14 . Tubercle for insertion of stapedius muscle
15 . Posterior crus of stapes