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Petrous Bone

"Petrous Bone" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The dense rock-like part of temporal bone that contains the INNER EAR. Petrous bone is located at the base of the skull. Sometimes it is combined with the MASTOID PROCESS and called petromastoid part of temporal bone.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Petrous Bone" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Petrous Bone" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 51 publications over 24 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2021
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