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XB-ANAT-582

Anatomy Term: fourth ventricle
XAO ID: 0003099
Synonyms: IVth ventricle, 4th ventricle
Definition: "Irregularly shaped cavity in the rhombencephalon, between the medulla oblongata, the pons, and the isthmus in front, and the cerebellum behind. It is continuous with the central canal of the cord below and with the cerebral aqueduct above, and through its lateral and median apertures it communicates with the subarachnoid space."
Stage Range: NF stage 22 to death
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Parent(s): brain ventricle (is_a) hindbrain (part_of)

 


References: NCBO BioPortal , Ontology Lookup Service