scala vestibuli

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scala vestibuli

[′skā·lə ve′stib·yə·lē]
(anatomy)
The uppermost channel of the cochlea; filled with perilymph.
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HE suffered brain damage to his vestibular canal when he was 12 after a freak accident on the high bar.
In this situation, only vestibular canal stimulation occurred during head movement.
Also, it does not explain the unilateral vestibular canal paresis seen in some patients.