cerebellomedullary cistern

[ sĕr′ə-bĕl′ō-mĕdl-ĕr′ē, -mə-dŭlə-rē ]

n.

The largest of the subarachnoid cisterns between the undersurface of the cerebellum and the dorsal surface of the medulla oblongata.

Nearby words

  1. cerebellar pyramid,
  2. cerebellar syndrome,
  3. cerebellar tonsil,
  4. cerebellar vein,
  5. cerebellitis,
  6. cerebellum,
  7. cerebr-,
  8. cerebral,
  9. cerebral accident,
  10. cerebral amyloid angiopathy


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