foramina of Key and Retzius

foramina of Key and Ret·​zi·​us | \ -ˌkāənˈretsēəs \

Definition of foramina of Key and Retzius

: passages at the lateral recesses of the fourth ventricle of the brain — see foramen of magendie

History and Etymology for foramina of Key and Retzius

after Ernst A. H. Key †1901 and Gustaf M. Retzius †1919 Swedish anatomists

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“Foramina of Key and Retzius.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/foramina%20of%20Key%20and%20Retzius. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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