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Medical Term:

hilum of dentate nucleus


Definition: the mouth of the flasklike dentate nucleus of the cerebellum, directed inward (rostromedial), and giving exit to many of the fibers that compose the superior cerebellar peduncle or brachium conjunctivum.

Synonym(s): hilum nuclei dentatiTA

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