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Ear Anatomy Photos

Ear is a external part of human body which detects sound. Ear receives sounds and also aids in balance and body position.
Anatomy of the human ear. The length of the auditory canal is exaggerated for viewing purposes.

The outer ear receives sound, transmitted through the ossicles of the middle ear to the inner ear, where it is converted to a nervous signal in the cochlear and transmitted along the vestibulocochlear nerve