choroid tela of third ventricle

cho·roid te·la of third ven·tri·cle

(kōr'oyd tē'lă thĭrd ven'tri-kĕl)
A double fold of pia mater, enclosing subarachnoid trabeculae, between the fornix above and the epithelial roof of the third ventricle and the thalami below; at each lateral margin is a vascular fringe projecting into the choroidal fissure of the lateral ventricle; on its undersurface are several small vascular projections filling the folds of the ependymal roof of the third ventricle.
Synonym(s): tela choroidea ventriculi tertii [TA] .
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