The group of nerve cell bodies that conveys auditory sensation from the organ of Corti to the hindbrain and resides on the cochlear part of the vestibulocochlear nerve (eighth cranial nerve)[MP]. distributed to the hair cells of the spiral organ. The cochlear fibers arise in bipolar cells in the spiral ganglion in the modiolus. [ MP:0002855 http://www.dartmouth.edu/~humananatomy/part_8/chapter_44.html ]

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The group of nerve cell bodies that conveys auditory sensation from the organ of Corti to the hindbrain and resides on the cochlear part of the vestibulocochlear nerve (eighth cranial nerve)[MP]. distributed to the hair cells of the spiral organ. The cochlear fibers arise in bipolar cells in the spiral ganglion in the modiolus.

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editor note

in BTO this is part of the cochlear modiolus, but this leads to the CG being in both the nervous and skeletal systems

has exact synonym

spiral ganglion

Corti's ganglion

cochlear part of vestibulocochlear ganglion

vestibulocochlear VIII ganglion cochlear component

ganglion of Corti

has related synonym

vestibulocochlear ganglion cochlear component

ganglion spirale

spiral ganglion of cochlea

ganglion cochlearis

ganglion spirale cochleae

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