Medical Definition of Cavernous groove

1. The groove on the body of the sphenoid bone in which the internal carotid artery lies in its course through the cavernous sinus. Synonym: sulcus caroticus, carotid sulcus, cavernous groove. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cavernous Groove

caverniloquy
caverning
cavernlike
cavernosal
cavernoscope
cavernoscopy
cavernostomy
cavernous
cavernous angioma
cavernous arteries
cavernous branch of internal carotid artery
cavernous groove (current term)
cavernous haemangioma
cavernous haemangioma of liver
cavernous lymphangiectasis
cavernous part of internal carotid artery
cavernous plexus of conchae
cavernous rale
cavernous resonance
cavernous respiration
cavernous rhonchus
cavernous sinus

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