hypophysial fossa

(redirected from Fossa hypophysialis)

hy·po·phy·si·al fos·sa

[TA]
fossa of the sphenoid bone housing the pituitary gland.
See also: sella turcica.

hypophysial fossa

the deep central area of the sella turcica that contains the pituitary gland.

hy·po·phy·si·al fos·sa

(hī'pō-fiz'ē-ăl fos'ă) [TA]
Fossa of the sphenoid bone housing the pituitary gland.
See also: sella turcica