infundibulum

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infundibulum

[‚in·fən′dib·yə·ləm]
(anatomy)
A funnel-shaped passage or part.
The stalk of the neurohypophysis.
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Loss of the infundibula with wear and concomitant great development of the root indicate an old individual.
Computed tomography (CT) of the sinuses detected bilateral conchae bullosa of the middle turbinates with mucosal thickening in the middle meatus and ethmoid infundibula.
Histology reveals a thinned stratum corneum, dilated follicular infundibula, necrotic keratinocytes, and mixed inflammation in the upper dermis.