Medical Dictionary

lagena

noun la·ge·na
variants: or British

lagaena

\lə-ˈjē-nə\play

Medical Definition of lagena

plural

lagenae

\-nē\play
  1. 1:  the upper extremity of the cochlear duct that is attached to the cupula at the upper part of the helicotrema

  2. 2:  an organ of vertebrates below the mammals that corresponds to the cochlea


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