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foramen cecum medullae oblongatae in Medicine

foramen cecum medullae oblongatae

(sēkəm mĭ-dŭlē ŏb′lŏng-gātē)
  1. 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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