sylvian

syl·vi·an

(sil'vē-ăn),
Relating to Franciscus or Jacobus Sylvius or to any of the structures described by either of them.

syl·vi·an

(sil'vē-ăn)
Relating to Franciscus or Jacobaeus Sylvius or to any of the structures described by either.

sylvian

(sil've-an) [ Sylvi(us) + L. adj. suffix a-anus]
1. Pert. to Franciscus Sylvius. “Sylvian” usually refers to the “fissure of Sylvius.” See: Sylvius, Franciscus
2. Pert. to Jacobus Sylvius. See: Sylvius, Jacobus
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He left Can in 1977 and embarked on a solo career, working with artists including Brian Eno, David Sylvian and the Eurythmics.
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sup][3],[4],[5] The clinical benefit of TS-TI approach is attributed to shorter intracerebral distance and minimal brain damage using Sylvian fissure as nature pathway to reach the insular cortex.
It is also known as the Sylvian segment when the opercular segments are included.
A computed tomography (CT) scan of the head revealed atrophy of the left cerebral hemisphere with dilatation of the ipsilateral ventricle and widening of the sulci and Sylvian fissure of the left side.
Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvian Burwell this week.
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The scan also showed thick blood in the right sylvian fissure and a thrombus in the superior temporal gyrus on the right side.