Deiters, Otto F.C.

(dīt′ĕrz )

[Otto F.C. Deiters, Ger. anatomist, 1834-1863]
Nineteenth century German anatomist/histologist.

Deiters cell

A supporting cell for the sensory-motor outer hair cells of the organ of Corti in the cochlea.

Deiters nucleus

SEE: Lateral vestibular nucleus.

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