ventral median fissure

noun

Medical Definition of ventral median fissure 

: anterior median fissure In humans the ventral median fissure averages 3 mm in depth and is deepest at C5. — Charles Watson and Gulgun Kayalioglu, in The Spinal Cord, 2009

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