Term: lateral recess anatomical region
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Name: lateral recess
Synonyms: lateral recess of diencephalic ventricle, lateral recesses, recessus lateralis
Definition: Intracranial space formed by confluence of supraorbital, infraorbital, preopercular and temporal sensory canals that forms the lateral protrusion of the third ventricle. See also Di Dario (2004).
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000231]
Name: anatomical region
Definition: A 3D region in space without well-defined compartmental boundaries; for example, the dorsal region of an ectoderm.
Ontology: Spatial Ontology [BSPO:0000070]