lateral ventricle

(redirected from Cerebral ventricles)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to Cerebral ventricles: brain ventricles
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to lateral ventricle

either of two horseshoe-shaped ventricles one in each cerebral hemisphere

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Gregor Eichele and Regina Faubel at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, together with Eberhard Bodenschatz and Christian Westendorf at the Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization, have now succeeded in making the complex network of these flows visible in an isolated cerebral ventricle tissue.
Hemorrhages may occur either within the cerebral ventricles which is the most common site in premature fetuses or subdural space or infratentorial fossa.
The structure of the cerebral ventricles is subjected to significant changes which enclose marked polymorphism of ependyma cells, disturbances of their continuity of their layer at considerable length.
Mild ventriculomegaly, in which fetal cerebral ventricles measure 10-15 mm, usually involves normal variants, especially when the ventricles are in the smaller end of that range.
Early attempts at treatment of children with hydrocephalus included the destruction of the choroid plexus, (the delicate vascular tissue within the cerebral ventricles which produces the CSF by active secretion).
First described by Hakim and Adams in 1965, idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus (INPH) is an enlargement of cerebral ventricles (Fig 1) without evidence of chronic increased intracranial pressure (ICP).
Cerebral ventricles in MRI 1991 alcoholic women were not larger than those in nonalcoholic women.