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Descriptor English:   Fourth Ventricle 
Descriptor Spanish:   Cuarto Ventrículo 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Quarto Ventrículo 
Synonyms English:   4th Ventricle
4th Ventricles
Fourth Ventricles
Quarto Ventricolo
Quarto Ventricolos
Ventricle, 4th
Ventricle, Fourth
Ventricles, 4th
Ventricles, Fourth
Ventricolo, Quarto
Ventricolos, Quarto  
Tree Number:   A08.
Definition English:   An irregularly shaped cavity in the RHOMBENCEPHALON, located 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. 
See Related English:   Cerebral Ventriculography
History Note English:   2000 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply CH chemistry
CY cytology DG diagnostic imaging
DE drug effects EM embryology
EN enzymology GD growth & development
IM immunology IN injuries
ME metabolism MI microbiology
PS parasitology PA pathology
PH physiology PP physiopathology
RE radiation effects SU surgery
TR transplantation UL ultrastructure
VI virology  
Record Number:   34048 
Unique Identifier:   D020546 

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