hypothalamic infundibulum

n.

The apical portion of the tuber cinereum extending into the stalk of the pituitary gland.

Nearby words

  1. hypotension,
  2. hypotensive,
  3. hypotensor,
  4. hypotenuse,
  5. hypoth.,
  6. hypothalamohypophysial portal system,
  7. hypothalamus,
  8. hypothallus,
  9. hypothec,
  10. hypotheca


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