Medical Definition of Vallecula sylvii

1. The deep depression of the basal surface of the forebrain that corresponds in position to the anterior perforated substance. Bounded medially by the optic tract and rostrally by the orbital surface of the frontal lobe, it extends laterally around the overhanging pole of the temporal lobe into the Sylvian fissure (sulcus lateralis). Synonym: fossa lateralis cerebri, fossa of Sylvius, lateral fossa of brain, vallecula sylvii. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Vallecula Sylvii

valkyria
valkyrielike
valkyries
valkyrs
valla
vallar
vallary
vallate
vallate papilla
vallation
vallations
vallatory
vallecula
vallecula cerebelli
vallecula epiglottica
vallecula sylvii (current term)
vallecula unguis
valleculae
vallecular
vallecular dysphagia
valleculars
valleculas
vallenato
vallenatos
valleriite
vallet's pills
valley
valley boy
valley fever
valley fill

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