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Descriptor English:   Medulla Oblongata 
Descriptor Spanish:   Bulbo Raquídeo 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Bulbo 
Synonyms English:   Accessory Cuneate Nucleus
Ambiguous Nucleus
Ambiguus, Nucleus
Arcuate Nucleus 1
Arcuate Nucleus of the Medulla
Arcuate Nucleus-1
Arcuate Nucleus-1s
Cuneate Nucleus, Accessory
Cuneate Nucleus, External
Cuneate Nucleus, Lateral
External Cuneate Nucleus
Lateral Cuneate Nucleus
Medulla Oblongatas
Nucleus Ambiguus
Nucleus, Accessory Cuneate
Nucleus, Ambiguous
Nucleus, External Cuneate
Nucleus, Lateral Cuneate  
Tree Number:   A08.
Definition English:   The lower portion of the BRAIN STEM. It is inferior to the PONS and anterior to the CEREBELLUM. Medulla oblongata serves as a relay station between the brain and the spinal cord, and contains centers for regulating respiratory, vasomotor, cardiac, and reflex activities. 
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:   22559 
Unique Identifier:   D008526 

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