pontocerebellar cistern

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pontocerebellar cistern

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located on lateral aspects of the pons at its junction with the cerebellum, may be divided into superior and inferior portions.
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Also noted were a partial obliteration and superior displacement of the third ventricle and some impingement onto the prepontine cistern.
The mass extended into the prepontine cistern, as evidenced by the displacement of the basilar artery away from the clivus and sella turcica.