Lateral recess

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Brain: Lateral recess
Diagram showing the positions of the three principal subarachnoid cisternæ. (Lateral recess not labeled, but region is visible.)
Latin recessus lateralis ventriculi quarti
NeuroNames hier-639
Dorlands/Elsevier r_05/12696693

The lateral recess is a projection of the fourth ventricle which extends into the inferior cerebellar peduncle of the brainstem.