labyrinth

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Related to membranous labyrinth: osseous labyrinth, bony labyrinth

labyrinth

(Complex), noun complexity, confused situation, difficulty, enigma, involvement, intricate state, knotty problem, maze, mystery, problem, puzzle, riddle, tangle

labyrinth

(Winding course), noun circuitous course, complex course, complexity, complicated arrangement, complication, convolution, involvement, maze, meander, meanderings, problem, puzzle, tortuousness course, winding path, windings and turnings
See also: ambiguity, complex, complication, confusion, entanglement, imbroglio, involution, snarl
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Methemoglobin, with its shortT1 relaxation time on T1-weighted imaging, is easily identified in the membranous labyrinth because of the distinct contrast between it and the surrounding bony signal void of the otic capsule.
No evidence of mass, signal abnormality, or pathological contrast enhancement within the cerebellopontine angles or membranous labyrinths was identified.

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