A space enclosed within the laminae of the septum pelludicum, the membranous partition that seperates the frontal horns of the ventricle. contains cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) that filters from the ventricles through the septal laminae. bounded anteriorly by the genu of the corpus callosum; superiorly by the body of the corpus callosum; posteriorly by the anterior limb and pillars of the fornix; inferiorly by the anterior commissure and the rostrum of the corpus callosum; and laterally by the leaflets of the septum pellucidum. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cave_of_septum_pellucidum http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BTO_0003447 ]

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Term information

definition
  • A space enclosed within the laminae of the septum pelludicum, the membranous partition that seperates the frontal horns of the ventricle. contains cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) that filters from the ventricles through the septal laminae. bounded anteriorly by the genu of the corpus callosum; superiorly by the body of the corpus callosum; posteriorly by the anterior limb and pillars of the fornix; inferiorly by the anterior commissure and the rostrum of the corpus callosum; and laterally by the leaflets of the septum pellucidum.
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/7d/CavumSeptumPellucidumDiagram.jpg
has exact synonym
  • cavum of septum pellucidum
  • cave of septum pellucidum
  • septum pellucidum cave
  • ventriculus septi pellucidi
has related synonym
  • fifth ventricle
  • cavum septi pellucidi
id
  • UBERON:0009857
taxon notes
  • In humans, present in 100% of fetuses, but over 85% of them fuse by 3-6 months after birth