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septum pellucidum

septum pellucidum in Medicine

septum pellucidum septum pel·lu·ci·dum (pə-lōō'sĭ-dəm)
n. pl. septa pel·lu·ci·da (-də)
A thin membrane of nervous tissue that forms the medial wall of the lateral ventricles in the brain. Also called septum lucidum.

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