supratentorial


supratentorial
Denoting cranial contents located above the tentorium cerebelli; often used to describe functional symptoms.

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su·pra·ten·to·ri·al -ten-'tōr-ē-əl adj relating to, occurring in, affecting, or being the tissues overlying the tentorium cerebelli <a \supratentorial glioma>
su·pra·ten·to·ri·al·ly adv

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su·pra·ten·to·ri·al (soo″prə-tən-torґe-əl) superior to the tentorium of the cerebellum.

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