"Fourth Ventricle" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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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.
- Fourth Ventricle
- Fourth Ventricles
- Ventricle, Fourth
- Ventricles, Fourth
- Quarto Ventricolo
- Quarto Ventricolos
- Ventricolo, Quarto
- Ventricolos, Quarto
- 4th Ventricle
- 4th Ventricles
- Ventricle, 4th
- Ventricles, 4th
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Fourth Ventricle" by people in Profiles.
Bennett L, Yang M, Enikolopov G, Iacovitti L. Circumventricular organs: a novel site of neural stem cells in the adult brain. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2009 Jul; 41(3):337-47.