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Third ventricle

Name: Third ventricle
Description: Part of the ventricular system of the brain, forming a single large cavity in the midline of the diencephalon; it is continuous with the lateral ventricles through the interventricular foramen and the fourth ventricle through the cerebral aqueduct. (Maryann Martone. It is bounded anteriorly by the lamina terminalis; much of the medial surface is formed by the thalamus and hypothalamus; part of the hypothalamus forms its floor (Nolte, the Human Brain, 6th ed., 2009, pg 101).[1]
Synonym(s): 3rd ventricle
Is part of: Cerebral ventricular cavity, diencephalon
Abbreviation: 3V
Super-category: Regional part of brain
Id: birnlex_714
Organism: Mammal
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References

  1. PMID:ISBN: 978-0323041317

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This page uses this default form:PONS_brain_region



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Abbrev3V  +
Created15 July 2006  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionPart of the ventricular system of the brai Part of the ventricular system of the brain, forming a single large cavity in the midline of the diencephalon; it is continuous with the lateral ventricles through the interventricular foramen and the fourth ventricle through the cerebral aqueduct. (Maryann Martone. It is bounded anteriorly by the lamina terminalis; much of the medial surface is formed by the thalamus and hypothalamus; part of the hypothalamus forms its floor (Nolte, the Human Brain, 6th ed., 2009, pg 101). , the Human Brain, 6th ed., 2009, pg 101).
EditorialNoteThere is a separate entry for "Entire third ventricle" in UMLS. This ID is for "third ventricle".
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
Idbirnlex_714  +
Is part ofCerebral ventricular cavity  +, and Diencephalon  +
LabelThird ventricle  +
ModifiedDate29 March 2012  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
SpeciesMammal  +
SuperCategoryRegional part of brain  +
Synonym3rd ventricle  +
UmlscuiC0149555  +