lateral ventricle

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lateral ventricle

[′lad·ə·rəl ′ven·trə·kəl]
(anatomy)
The cavity of a cerebral hemisphere; communicates with the third ventricle by way of the interventricular foramen.
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In INPH, as CSF gradually increases in volume, dilating the cerebral ventricles (Fig 1), brain tissue is compressed, acting as a temporizing mechanism to maintain ICP within a normal range.
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