Cases

Normal Left Ear

Normal Left Ear

 

A healthy 62-year-old woman presents for a routine physical exam. This image is obtained of her left ear.

 

 

 

Can you identify at least 5 of the following features of this normal ear?

Ear Canal
Tympanic Membrane
Cone of Light
Pars Tensa and Pars Flaccida
Malleus Bone
Incus Bone
Tympanic Cavity Shadow

 

More information and background is found in this Wispr University article, Normal Ear Anatomy as Seen by Otoscopy.

Normal Ear Anatomy as Seen by Otoscopy