endolymphatic duct
a tube from the utriculus opening on the dorsal surface of the head in Elasmobranchii and terminating in the endolymphatic sinus in Teleostomi. Also called ductus endolymphaticus

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Endolymphatic — En do*lym*phat ic, a. [Endo + lymphatic.] (Anat.) (a) Pertaining to, or containing, endolymph; as, the endolymphatic duct. (b) Within a lymphatic vessel; endolymphangial. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Endolymphatic sac — Infobox Anatomy Name = Endolymphatic sac Latin = saccus endolymphaticus GraySubject = 232 GrayPage = 1052 Caption = Caption2 = System = Precursor = MeshName = Endolymphatic+Sac MeshNumber = A09.246.631.909.957.360.701 DorlandsPre = s 01… …   Wikipedia

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  • endolymphatic sinus — a chamber at the outer end of the endolymphatic duct in Teleostomi …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • endolymphatic sac — a dilatation at the end of the endolymphatic duct that removes waste products from the inner ear. * * * saccus endolymphaticus …   Medical dictionary

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