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medial pericuneate nucleus


Definition: a small group of neuron cell bodies located immediately ventromedial to the cuneate nucleus, insinuated in a diffuse layer of cells, the pericuneate matrix.

Synonym(s): nucleus pericuneatus medialisTA

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