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://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BTO_0003447 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cave_of_septum_pellucidum ]

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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

ventriculus septi pellucidi

cavum of septum pellucidum

septum pellucidum cave

cave of septum pellucidum

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