Lamina terminalis

Jump to: navigation, search
Lamina terminalis
Gray654.png
Median sagittal section of brain of human embryo of three months. (Lamina terminalis labeled at center left.)
Gray657.png
Median sagittal section of brain of human embryo of four months. (Lamina terminalis labeled at center right.)
Gray's subject #184 742
MeSH Lamina+Terminalis

The median portion of the wall of the fore-brain vesicle consists of a thin lamina, the lamina terminalis, which stretches from the interventricular foramen to the recess at the base of the optic stalk.

This is the tip of the embryolical brain in the early weeks of development.

Additional images

See also

External links

This article was originally based on an entry from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy. As such, some of the information contained herein may be outdated. Please edit the article if this is the case, and feel free to remove this notice when it is no longer relevant.


Linked-in.jpg