Modality: Diagram

- “ This diagram was created live at SMACC 2015! ”

Used in the following article:

  • Cerebral aqueduct (of Sylvius) - “ The cerebral aqueduct (of Sylvius) is the structure within the brainstem that connects the third ventricle to the fourth. It is located within the...”
  • Third ventricle - “ The third ventricle is one of the four CSF-filled cavities that together comprise the ventricular system. Gross anatomy The third ventricle is a...”
  • Lateral ventricle - “ The lateral ventricles are paired structures and part of the ventricular system in the brain. They are larger than the third or fourth ventricles,...”
  • Ventricular system - “ The ventricular system in the brain is composed of CSF-filled ventricles and their connecting foraminae. CSF is produced by ependymal cells which ...”
  • Lateral apertures (of Luschka) - “ The lateral apertures (of Luschka) are two of the foramina in the ventricular system and link the fourth ventricle to the cerebellopontine cistern...”
  • Fourth ventricle - “ The fourth ventricle is one of the components of the ventricular system in the brain, along with the lateral and third ventricles. It extends from...”
  • Interventricular foramen (of Monro) - “ The interventricular foramen, also known as foramen of Monro, is part of the ventricular system and the connection between the third ventricle and...”
  • Median aperture (of Magendie) - “ The median aperture (of Magendie) is one of the foramina in the ventricular system and links the fourth ventricle and the cisterna magna. Along wi...”

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