foramen cecum of medulla oblongata

foramen caecum medullae oblongatae.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Foramen cecum (medulla oblongata) — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = f. caecum medullae oblongatae GraySubject = 187 GrayPage = 767 Caption = Caption2 = System = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = f 12 DorlandsSuf = 12372861 The anterior median fissure of the medulla… …   Wikipedia

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