third ventricle

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a narrow ventricle in the midplane below the corpus callosum

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Endoscopy or microsurgery: is the never-ending debate concerning the choice of surgical strategy for colloid cysts of the third ventricle still a topical issue or has it been resolved World Neurosurgery.
Caption: Figure 2: T2 weighted coronal (a) and axial (b) MRI showing 23 x 23 x 18 m lobulated mass in the right lateral ventricle and roof of the third ventricle which is isointense to grey matter and has small signal voids in keeping with calcifications.
MRI confirmed a colloid cyst of the third ventricle of 1 cm in diameter with obstruction of CSF flow (Figure ib).
Cine PC-MRI for third ventriculostomy should show patency by demonstrating continuous flow from the third ventricle to the pre-pontine cistern through a small discontinuation in the floor of the third ventricle.
When the gene was turned off in stem cells from the third ventricle, those cells started proliferating wildly - the first step on the road to tumor formation.
Our patient's lesion had already compressed the third ventricle and carotid arteries.
1) confirmed the presence of a third ventricle cyst with ventricular enlargement (Figure 2.
With technological advancements and the miniaturisation of equipment accompanying it, it is now possible to carry out actions at the level of the floor of the third ventricle.
Transthalamic: thalami, third ventricle, atrium lateral ventricle with choroid plexus
was passed thorough the ipsilateral foramen of monro into the third ventricle.
Most of our attention is focused on the diencephalon, especially the hypothalamus, a small area that surrounds the third ventricle in the ventral portion of the brain.