Vieussens valve

Vieussens' valve --> superior medullary velum

The thin layer of white matter stretching between the two superior cerebellar peduncles, forming the roof of the superior recess of the fourth ventricle.

Synonym: velum medullare superius, anterior medullary velum, vieussens' valve.

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