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Olivary Nucleus MeSH Descriptor Data 2024

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Olivary Nucleus
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A brainstem nuclear complex. in the hindbrain, also referred to as the olivary body. The olivary nuclear complex is a part of the MEDULLA OBLONGATA and the PONTINE TEGMENTUM. It is involved with motor control and is a major source of sensory input to the CEREBELLUM.
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Basal Nucleus, Olivary
Nucleus Basalis, Olivary
Olivary Body
Olivary Complex
Olivary Nuclei
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Olivary Nucleus Preferred
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