• synonyms

glomus choroideum

[ kô-roidē-əm, kə- ]


The marked enlargement of the choroid plexus of the lateral ventricle of the brain at the junction of the central part with the inferior horn.

Nearby words

glomerulosclerosis, glomerulus, glomi, glomma, glomus, glomus choroideum, glomus jugulare, glomus jugulare tumor, glomus tumor, gloom, gloom and doom
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