cisternal

adjective
cis·​ter·​nal | \ sis-ˈtərn-ᵊl How to pronounce cisternal (audio) \

Medical Definition of cisternal

: of or relating to a cisterna and especially the cisterna magna cisternal puncture

Other Words from cisternal

cisternally \ -​ē How to pronounce cisternally (audio) \ adverb

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“Cisternal.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cisternal. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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