peduncle of flocculus


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pe·dun·cle of floc·cu·lus

[TA]
the bundle of afferent and efferent nerve fibers connecting the flocculus and the nodule of the cerebellum; part of its course is in the inferior medullary velum.
Synonym(s): pedunculus flocculi [TA]

peduncle of flocculus

A band of fibers connecting the flocculus of the cerebellum with the vermis.
See also: peduncle