plexus choroideus


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Related to plexus choroideus: thalamus, choroid plexus of third ventricle
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Noun1.plexus choroideus - a vascular plexus of the cerebral ventricles that regulate intraventricular pressure
plexus, rete - a network of intersecting blood vessels or intersecting nerves or intersecting lymph vessels
arteria choroidea, choroidal artery - an artery that supplies the choroid plexus
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Plexus choroideus ventriculi lateralis (plexo coroideu do ventriculo lateral): plexus; -i (plexo) e um substantivo da 2a declinacao masculino no singular.