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Fourth ventricle

Name: Fourth ventricle
Description: Part of the ventricular system of the brain, forming a single large irregularly shaped cavity located on the midline of the rhombencephalon, between the medulla, pons and the isthmus ventrally and the cerebellum dorsally. It is continuous with the cerebral aqueduct anteriorally and the central canal of the spinal cord posteriorly. It communicates with the subarachnoid space through its lateral and median apertures.
Synonym(s): 4th ventricle
Is part of: Cerebral ventricular cavity, hindbrain
Super-category: Regional part of brain
Id: birnlex_1256
Organism: mammal
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Non structured information for this region can be found https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fourth_ventricle



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Created15 July 2006  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionPart of the ventricular system of the brai Part of the ventricular system of the brain, forming a single large irregularly shaped cavity located on the midline of the rhombencephalon, between the medulla, pons and the isthmus ventrally and the cerebellum dorsally. It is continuous with the cerebral aqueduct anteriorally and the central canal of the spinal cord posteriorly. It communicates with the subarachnoid space through its lateral and median apertures. through its lateral and median apertures.
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
Idbirnlex_1256  +
Is part ofCerebral ventricular cavity  +, and Hindbrain  +
LabelFourth ventricle  +
ModifiedDate9 January 2014  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
SpeciesMammal  +
SuperCategoryRegional part of brain  +
Synonym4th ventricle  +