Intercavernous


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Related to Intercavernous: circular sinus

In`ter`cav´ern`ous


a.1.(Anat.) Between the cavernous sinuses; as, the intercavernous sinuses connecting the cavernous sinuses at the base of the brain.
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Deer heads were cut sagitally, and the cavernous, intercavernous, transverse, and sagittal blood sinuses; brain surface; and inner surface of dura mater of each head were examined for P.
Within the cranium, the inner surface of the dura was examined for wornas and all meningeal venous blood sinuses, including the cavernous and intercavernous sinuses in the floor of the cranium, were opened and searched for adult P.
Brain hemispheres were removed and the cavernous, intercavernous, transverse, and sagittal blood sinuses, along with the inner surface of the dura, were examined for adult worms (Prestwood and Smith 1969).