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Synonyms for cisterna

a sac or cavity containing fluid especially lymph or cerebrospinal fluid


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Antenatal US demonstrated polyhydramnios, an enlarged cisterna magna (> 10 mm), a cavum septum pellucidum, and retarded long bone growth (at 5th percentile).
Other findings on CT or MRI of the head include dilatation of the fourth ventricle, enlargement of the cisterna magna, and sinusitis.