Definición de splenium en inglés:

splenium

Saltos de línea: sple|nium
Pronunciación: /ˈspliːnɪəm
 
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sustantivo

Anatomy
  • The thick posterior part of the corpus callosum of the brain.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Above the splenium of the corpus callosum, the cingulate sulcus turns abruptly upwards to reach the superior margin of the hemisphere.
    • Beneath the splenium of the corpus callosum, the dentate gyrus becomes flattened and smooth and continues on to the dorsal surface of the corpus callosum as the thin gyrus fasciolaris.
    • The great cerebral vein can be seen curving below the splenium of the corpus callosum to empty into the straight sinus.

Derivativos

splenial

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • A mesial parasymphysial foramen is present and is bordered by the parasymphysial plate, anterior coronoid, and the mesial lamina of the splenial, identical to the configuration seen in Ventastega.
  • Posteriorly, the mesial lamina of the splenial is firmly sutured onto the anterior end of the prearticular.
  • Similarly, we suggest that the medial foramen is represented by a large foramen in the splenial, just ventral to its contact with the adsymphysial.

Origen

mid 19th century: from Latin.

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