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pyramid of medulla oblongata
medical dictionary

An elongated, white prominence on the ventral surface of the medulla oblongata on either side along the anterior median fissure, corresponding to the pyramidal tract.

Synonyms: pyramis medullae oblongatae, anterior column of medulla oblongata, anterior pyramid.

(05 Mar 2000)

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