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Olivary Nucleus MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Olivary Nucleus
Tree Number(s)
A08.186.211.132.810.591.750
Unique ID
D009847
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009847
Scope Note
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.
Entry Term(s)
Basal Nucleus, Olivary
Nucleus Basalis, Olivary
Olivary Body
Olivary Complex
Olivary Nuclei
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2023/06/01
Olivary Nucleus Preferred
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