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- adjective Having the form of a funnel; pertaining to an infundibulum.
- adjective (Zoöl.) a group of marine Bryozoa having a circular arrangement of the tentacles upon the disk.
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- adjective botany having the
shapeof a funnel
- adjective medicine having to do with an
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At the places where the finest divisions of the air tubes enter the infundibula, the little arteries branch into the capillaries that penetrate the infundibular walls (Figs. 38 and 39).
The largest cusp is interposed between the atrioventricular orifice and the conus arteriosus and is termed the anterior or infundibular cusp.
As magnetic resonance imaging revealed a sellar mass involving the pituitary gland and infundibular stalk, which also extended into the right cavernous sinus and sphenoid sinus, the patient was subjected to an immediate transsphenoidal decompression surgery.
(1/4 mm.) in diameter, being formed by the infolding of the infundibular wall.