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Uvula of cerebellum

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Uvula of cerebellum

Uvula of cerebellum
Human brain midsagittal view. Uvula is #9.
Anterior view of the cerebellum. (Uvula labeled at center.)
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Latin uvula vermis
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NeuroNames hier-675
Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy

The uvula (uvular lobe) forms a considerable portion of the inferior vermis; it is separated on either side from the tonsil by the sulcus valleculæ, at the bottom of which it is connected to the tonsil by a ridge of gray matter, indented on its surface by shallow furrows, and hence called the furrowed band.

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This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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  • http://isc.temple.edu/neuroanatomy/lab/atlas/omlr/
  • http://www.ib.amwaw.edu.pl/anatomy/atlas/image_11e.htm
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