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Malleus, incus and stapes are collectively known as the ear ossicles.

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Tympanic cavity of the middle ear contains three tiny bones- malleus (hammer), incus (anvil) and stapes (stirrup). They are collectively known as the ear ossicles. They amplify the incoming vibrations from the tympanic membrane and transmit it to cochlea.


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