"Cochlea" 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.
MeSH information
The part of the inner ear (LABYRINTH) that is concerned with hearing. It forms the anterior part of the labyrinth, as a snail-like structure that is situated almost horizontally anterior to the VESTIBULAR LABYRINTH.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cochlea" by people in this website by year, and whether "Cochlea" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 2119 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 142 publications in 2016
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