Definition of cerebral aqueduct in English:

cerebral aqueduct

Line breaks: cere|bral aque|duct

noun

  • another term for aqueduct of Sylvius.
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    • This ventricle is continued cranially into the cerebral aqueduct of the midbrain.
    • The fourth ventricle communicates with the third ventricle via a narrow tube, the cerebral aqueduct, which runs up through the midbrain.
    • Transependymal flow (best appreciated on the proton density images) is also seen and consistent with obstruction of the cerebral aqueduct from compression of the midbrain by uncal herniation.

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