Helmholtz' axis ligamentmedical dictionary

<anatomy> A ligament forming the axis about which the malleus rotates; it consists of two portions extending from the anterior and the posterior border, respectively, of the tympanic notch to the malleus.

Synonyms: axis ligament of malleus.

(05 Mar 2000)

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