foramen cecum medullae oblongatae

fo·ra·men ce·cum me·dul·lae ob·lon·ga·tae

(fōr-ā'mĕn sē'kŭm me-dŭl'ē ob-long-gā'tē) [TA]
A small triangular depression at the lower boundary of the pons that marks the upper limit of the median fissure of the medulla oblongata.
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Vicq d'Azyr,

Félix, French anatomist, 1748-1794.
Vicq d'Azyr bundle - a compact, thick bundle of nerve fibers that passes from the mamillary body to terminate in the anterior nucleus of the thalamus. Synonym(s): mamillothalamic fasciculus
Vicq d'Azyr centrum semiovale - the great mass of white matter composing the interior of the cerebral hemisphere. Synonym(s): centrum semiovale
Vicq d'Azyr foramen - a small triangular depression at the lower boundary of the pons that marks the upper limit of the median fissure of the medulla oblongata. Synonym(s): foramen cecum medullae oblongatae
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