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1

What sit he function of the auricle

To capture and transmit sound to eam

2

What si the outer curvature called

Helix

3

What is another strutre of the auricle

Tragus
Lobe

4

What si the vasculature of the auricle

Posterior auricular
Superficial temporal
Occipital arteries

5

What's I the innervation of the auricle

Greater auricular
Lesser occipital
Facial
Vagus

6

What sit he eam

Form the conchae of the ear to the tympanic mem

7

What does the walls of the eam consist of

Mostly cartilage
Some bone of temporal bone

8

What is the in negation got eh eam

V3
Vagus

9

What sit he tympanic mem

Double layered structure
Covered in skin and mucous mem on other side

10

What si the point where the malleus attached to the tympanic mem

Umbo

11

What are some other features of the tympanic mem

Pars flaccida
Pars tensa
Cone of light

12

What are the two parts of the external ear

Auricle/ pinna
Eam