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Medical Term:

superior fovea


a slight depression in the limiting sulcus (sulcus limitans [TA]) on either side of the rhomboidal fossa, above the medullary striae and lateral to the facial colliculus.

Synonym(s): fovea superiorTA, anterior fovea, fovea anterior

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