Pronunciation: me-dul'a, me-dul'e
Definition: Any soft marrowlike structure, especially in the center of a part.
Synonym(s): substantia medullaris1
[L. marrow, fr. medius, middle]
See Also: medulla oblongata
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.
Search Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.