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XB-ANAT-3652

Anatomy Term: brain ventricle
XAO ID: 0004602
Synonyms: ventricle
Definition: "One of the system of communicating cavities in the brain that are continuous with the central canal of the spinal cord, that are lined with an epithelial ependyma, and that contain cerebral-spinal fluid. The system comprises four ventricles, the right and left lateral ventricles (one for each hemisphere), third ventricle, and fourth ventricle."
Stage Range: NF stage 22 to death
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Parent(s): anatomical space (is_a) brain (part_of)

 


References: NCBO BioPortal , Ontology Lookup Service
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