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Anatomy [A] » Sense Organs [A09] » Ear » Ear, Inner » Semicircular Canals » Semicircular Ducts
The three membranous semicircular ducts within the bony semicircular canals. They open into the UTRICLE through five openings. Each duct has at one end a sensory area called the ampullary crest. AMPULLARY HAIR CELLS of the crests sense the movement of ENDOLYMPH resulting from rotation of the head. MeSH
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