lateral ventricle


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Noun1.lateral ventricle - either of two horseshoe-shaped ventricles one in each cerebral hemispherelateral ventricle - either of two horseshoe-shaped ventricles one in each cerebral hemisphere; they communicate with the third ventricle via the foramen of Monro
ventricle - one of four connected cavities in the brain; is continuous with the central canal of the spinal cord and contains cerebrospinal fluid
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Global involutional changes, bilateral old lacunar infarcts and acute infarcts at splenium of corpus callosum and deep white matter along the occipital horn of the right lateral ventricle were identified.
Lateral ventricle ratios correlated to diameters of cerebrum- a study on CT scans of head.
The late complications are related to residual cavity surgery which was in contact to the wall of lateral ventricle through the foramen of Monro causing recurrent bleeding that results in hemosiderosis, epididymitis of wall ventricle and consequently cerebrospinal fluid flow obstruct associated to cranial nerves (1,2,3).
Magnetic resonance imaging examination revealed a volume loss of the left frontal lobe with a gliosis of subcortical and deep frontal white matter and consequent widening of the extracerebral cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) spaces and the frontal horn of the left lateral ventricle (Figure 1A).
2a and 2b) and in the occipital horn of the right lateral ventricle.
Right postero-lateral thalamic hemorrhage with extension into internal capsule and lateral ventricle.
They found clusters near the lateral ventricle, outer sub-ventricular zone and meninges.
This revealed a rounded, heterogeneous, soft tissue mass with central calcifications opposing the ependymal surface in the ventral body of the right lateral ventricle measuring approximately 12 mm x 18 m.
In this case, the source of the IVH was considered to be through the disrupted medial wall of the right temporal horn of the lateral ventricle.
The researchers focused on a stem cell zone in the lateral ventricle, from where progenitors of the nerve cells migrate towards the olfactory bulb.
Post-contrast MRI demonstrated an inhomogeneously enhancing, centrally necrotic suprasellar mass, which extended into the frontal horn of the lateral ventricle, complicated by obstructive hydrocephalus (Figs 1 and 2).
He was diagnosed with hydrocephalus with trigone of the lateral ventricle, or an abnormal condition where fluid accumulates in the back part of his brain.

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