Cella media index

The cella media index is one of the methods used to assess ventricle size with respect to brain tissue and cerebral atrophy. It is the ratio of biparietal diameter of skull to maximum external diameter of lateral ventricles at cella media (i.e central part of lateral ventricles).

A normally cella media index is considered as >4

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Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Cella-media index

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