Recess in third ventricle lying in front of the optic chiasm at the base of the lamina terminalis. [ NLX : 144280 ]

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Term information

Subsets

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latin term
recessus supraopticus [ FMA : 78455 FMA : TA ]
definition
  • Recess in third ventricle lying in front of the optic chiasm at the base of the lamina terminalis.
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/f/fa/Gray721.png
editor note
  • TODO - check taxonomic grouping
external definition
  • At the junction of the floor and anterior wall of the third ventricle, immediately above the optic chiasma, the ventricle presents a small angular recess or diverticulum, the optic recess (or supraoptic recess). [WP,unvetted][Wikipedia:Optic_recess].
  • The optic recess of the third ventricle, i.e. the pouch of the ventricle penetrating into the interval between the initial optic tracts. [Dorian_AF, Elsevier's_encyclopaedic_dictionary_of_medicine, Part_B:_Anatomy_(1988)_Amsterdam_etc.:_Elsevier][VHOG]
has exact synonym
  • recessus supraopticus
  • supraoptic recess
  • optic recess
  • preoptic recess
has related synonym
  • recessus praeopticus
  • recessus supraopticus
  • supraoptic recess
  • optic recesses
  • preoptic recess
  • recessus opticus
id
  • UBERON:0002287