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Medical Term:

medial parabrachial nucleus


a cell group located medial to the brachium conjunctivum in rostral areas of the pons; may be divided into a pars medialis [TA] (medial part [TA]) and a pars lateralis [TA] (lateral part [TA]).

Synonym(s): nucleus parabrachialis medialisTA

See Also: parabrachial nuclei

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