It terminates blindly at the very spot where the infundibular tube terminates blindly and the notochord ends.
Injections of the infundibular portion of the pituitary body.
These cusps are spoken of as septal, marginal and infundibular, from their position.
infundibular, in-fun-dib′ū-lar, adj. having the form of a funnel.
1799 in the anatomical sense, from Latin infundibulum, literally "a funnel," from infundere "to pour into" (see infuse) + -bulum, suffix forming names of instruments. In some cases a loan-translation into Latin of Greek khoane "funnel." Related: Infundibular.
infundibulum in·fun·dib·u·lum (ĭn'fən-dĭb'yə-ləm)
n. pl. in·fun·dib·u·la (-lə)
A funnel or funnel-shaped structure or passage.
The infundibulum of the fallopian tube.
The expanding portion of a calix as it opens into the pelvis of the kidney.
See conus arteriosus.
A termination of a bronchiole in the alveolus.
Termination of the cochlear canal beneath the cupola.
The funnel-shaped, unpaired prominence of the base of the hypothalamus behind the optic chiasm, continuous below with the stalk of the pituitary gland.