endocranium


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endocranium

[¦en·dō′krā·nē·əm]
(anatomy)
The inner surface of the cranium.
(invertebrate zoology)
The processes on the inner surface of the head capsule of certain insects.
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CT analysis of the endocranium reveals a venous drainage system similar to that observed on four of the five additional A.
In addition, the term 'sphenoidal' expresses a very large area within the skull base by exo- and endocranium. Another interesting finding is that the spine is often isolated from the infratemporal crest, thus differing from Testut's sphenoidal tubercle definition.
According to the obtained anamnestic data, clinical and neurological examination (motor dysphasia), computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and functional magnetic resonance of the endocranium, a multicentric infiltrative tumorous change was diagnosed in the left frontoparietal region.