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Descriptor English:   Cerebellum 
Descriptor Spanish:   Cerebelo 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Cerebelo 
Synonyms English:   Cerebelli, Corpus
Cerebellus, Corpus
Corpus Cerebelli
Corpus Cerebellus
Tree Number:   A08.
Definition English:   The part of brain that lies behind the BRAIN STEM in the posterior base of skull (CRANIAL FOSSA, POSTERIOR). It is also known as the "little brain" with convolutions similar to those of CEREBRAL CORTEX, inner white matter, and deep cerebellar nuclei. Its function is to coordinate voluntary movements, maintain balance, and learn motor skills. 
Indexing Annotation English:   cerebellar artery = CEREBELLUM /blood supply (IM) + ARTERIES (NIM)
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply CH chemistry
CY cytology DG diagnostic imaging
DE drug effects EM embryology
EN enzymology GD growth & development
IM immunology IN injuries
ME metabolism MI microbiology
PS parasitology PA pathology
PH physiology PP physiopathology
RE radiation effects SU surgery
TR transplantation UL ultrastructure
VI virology  
Record Number:   2568 
Unique Identifier:   D002531 

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