- longitudinal fissure of cerebellum
- vallecula cerebelli.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Fissure — A cleft or groove. A fissure can be normal or abnormal. A fissure in the cerebral cortex is a normal feature. It is a deep fold that involves the entire thickness of the brain wall. A fissure in the anus is distinctly abnormal. It is a painful… … Medical dictionary
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