The Rods of Corti
The rods of Corti of the ear. Shown hear is a bit of the basilar membrane with several rods on it, showing how they cover in the tunnel of Corti. Labels: i, inner, and e, outer rods;, b, basilar membrane; r, reticular membrane.
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