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Temporal Bone

Descriptions of Temporal Bone

Temporal Bone: a thick bone forming the side of the human cranium and encasing the inner ear
Source: WordNet 2.1

Temporal Bone : one of the two irregular bones forming part of the lateral surfaces and base of the skull and containing the organs of hearing.
Source: CRISP

Summary Information: Temporal Bone

Temporal Bone: The temporal bone is a bone in the cranium and skull and is a part of the skeletal system. The temporal bone's functions include protecting the brain and forming a part of the head in the temple area. Conditions that can afflict the temporal bone include trauma and basilar skull fracture.

Closely Related Organs: Temporal Bone

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Temporal Bone

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Temporal Bone

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