Foramen, interventricular: An opening between the lateral and third ventricles in a system of four communicating cavities within the brain that are continuous with the central canal of the spinal cord.
The four ventricles consist of the two lateral ventricles, the third ventricle and the fourth ventricle:
The ventricles are filled with cerebrospinal fluid, which is formed by structures called choroid plexuses located in the walls and roofs of the ventricles.
foramen /foÂ·raÂ·men/ (fo-raÂ´men) pl. foraÂ´mina [L.] a natural opening or passage, especially one into or through a bone. aortic foramen aortic hiatus.
Interventricular foramen: An opening between the lateral and third ventricles in a system of four communicating cavities within the brain that are continuous with the ...
interventricular foramen definition Function: n : the opening from each lateral ventricle into the third ventricle of the brain called also foramen of Monro
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The foramen of Monro (also known as the interventricular foramen) is part of the ventricular system and the connection between the third ventricle and the lateral ...