Suprapineal recess

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Brain: Suprapineal recess
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Drawing of a cast of the ventricular cavities, viewed from the side.
Latin recessus suprapinealis
Gray's p.816
NeuroNames hier-438

The suprapineal recess is an anatomical structure in the ventricular system of the brain.

It is located in the posterior part of the third ventricle, overlying the cerebral aqueduct.

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