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Circular sinus

Circular sinus

dural venous formation which surrounds the hypophysis, composed of right and left cavernous sinuses and the intercavernous sinuses.

Synonym: circulus venosus ridleyi, ridleys circle.

a venous sinus at the periphery of the placenta.

Synonym: sinus venosus sclerae.


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