splenium corporis callosi

[ kôrpər-ĭs kə-lōsī ]

n.

The thickened extremity located in the posterior portion of the corpus callosum.

Nearby words

  1. splenic pulp,
  2. splenic sinus,
  3. splenic vein,
  4. splenitis,
  5. splenium,
  6. splenius,
  7. splenius muscle of head,
  8. splenius muscle of neck,
  9. spleno-,
  10. splenocele


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