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postrema area (pair)

Official Latin term area postrema (par)
Official term postrema area (pair)
Unit identifier TAH:U5392
Unit type pair
Materiality material
Link to the unit postrema area (pair)
Links of entity generic: postrema area
External links TA98 FMA
Partonomic links Level 2: encephalon Short Extended
Level 3: caudal rhombencephalon Short Extended
Level 4: viscerosensory nuclei of caudal rhombencephalon (pair)
Taxonomic links Level 2: grey matter of neuraxis Short Extended
Level 3: nucleus of brain stem
Level 4: viscerosensory nucleus
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Taxonomic definition
Taxonomic definition A postrema area is a viscerosensory nucleus of caudal rhombencephalon [nucleus viscerosensorius rhombencephali caudalis ] which is a region at the caudal end of the fourth ventricle [ventriculus quartus ] associated with the solitary commissural nucleus [nucleus solitarius commissuralis ], involved with the vomiting reflex.
Date: 08.03.2022