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Tentorium of hypophysis

tentorium of hypophysis --> diaphragm of sella

A fold of dura mater extending transversely across the sella turcica and roofing over the hypophyseal fossa; it is perforated in its centre for the passage of the infundibulum.

Synonym: diaphragma sellae, diaphragm sellae, tentorium of hypophysis.


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