Modality: Diagram

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  • 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...”
  • 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...”
  • 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...”
  • Cerebrum - “ The cerebrum is a paired neural structure composed of the two cerebral hemispheres (left and right) each containing a central space, the lateral v...”
  • Corpora quadrigemina - “ The corpora quadrigemina (Latin for "quadruplet bodies") are the four colliculi, two inferior and two superior, that sit on the quadrigeminal plat...”
  • Foramen of Magendie - “ The foramen of Magendie (also called median aperture) is one of the foramina in the ventricular system and links the fourth ventricle and the cist...”
  • 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 ...”

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