fourth ventricle of brain

fourth cerebral ventricle ventriculus quartus cerebri.

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  • Fourth ventricle — Infobox Brain Name = PAGENAME Latin = ventriculus quartus GraySubject = 187 GrayPage = 797 Caption = Scheme showing relations of the ventricles to the surface of the brain. (Fourth ventricle labeled at bottom center.) Caption2 = Drawing of a cast …   Wikipedia

  • Fourth ventricle — One cavity in a system of four communicating cavities within the brain that are continuous with the central canal of the spinal cord. The four ventricles consist of two lateral ventricles, the third ventricle and the fourth ventricle: Lateral… …   Medical dictionary

  • fourth ventricle — noun an irregular ventricle between the third ventricle and the central canal of the spinal cord • Hypernyms: ↑ventricle * * * noun : a somewhat rhomboidal ventricle of the posterior part of the brain that connects at the front with the third… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Medullary striae of fourth ventricle — Brain: Medullary striae of fourth ventricle Rhomboid fossa (striae medullares labeled at center left) Latin striae medullares ventriculi quarti Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • Medial eminence of floor of fourth ventricle — Not to be confused with Median eminence. Brain: Medial eminence of floor of fourth ventricle Rhomboid fossa. (Medial eminence visible but not labeled.) …   Wikipedia

  • Taenia of fourth ventricle — Infobox Brain Name = PAGENAME Latin = taenia ventriculi quarti GraySubject = 187 GrayPage = 797 Caption = Rhomboid fossa. (Taenia of fourth ventricle labeled at bottom left.) Caption2 = The formatio reticularis of the medulla oblongata, shown by… …   Wikipedia

  • Tela chorioidea of the fourth ventricle — Infobox Brain Name = PAGENAME Latin = tela choroidea ventriculi quarti GraySubject = 187 GrayPage = 798 Caption = Caption2 = IsPartOf = Components = Artery = Vein = Acronym = BrainInfoType = hier BrainInfoNumber = 636 MeshName = MeshNumber =… …   Wikipedia

  • Ventricle — A ventricle is a chamber of an organ. For example, the four connected cavities (hollow spaces) in the central portion of the brain and the lower two chambers of the heart are called ventricles. * * * A normal cavity, as of the brain or heart. SYN …   Medical dictionary

  • Ventricle, fourth — One cavity in a system of four communicating cavities within the brain that are continuous with the central canal of the spinal cord. The four ventricles consist of two lateral ventricles, the third ventricle and the fourth ventricle: Lateral… …   Medical dictionary

  • Brain ventricle — One of a system of four communicating cavities within the brain that are continuous with the central canal of the spinal cord. The four ventricles consist of the two lateral ventricles, the third ventricle and the fourth ventricle: Lateral… …   Medical dictionary

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