cerebral aqueduct

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Related to Aqueduct of Sylvius: Foramen of Magendie, Cisterna magna, Dandy Walker syndrome
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Noun1.cerebral aqueduct - a canal connecting the third and fourth ventriclescerebral aqueduct - a canal connecting the third and fourth ventricles
duct, epithelial duct, canal, channel - a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance; "the tear duct was obstructed"; "the alimentary canal"; "poison is released through a channel in the snake's fangs"
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1989) in four siblings of a family as a combination of hydrocephalus with patent aqueduct of sylvius, hypoplastic lungs with extra lobation, intestinal malrotation with or without omphalocoele and skeletal anomalies.
the aqueduct of Sylvius, which passes through the midbrain.