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Median eminence

Introduction: Median eminence

Description of Median eminence

Median eminence: raised area on the infundibular neurohypophysis which contains the primary capillary network of the hypophyseal portal system.
Source: CRISP

Median eminence: Raised area on the infundibular hypothalamus at the floor of the third ventricle of the brain which contains the primary capillary network of the hypophyseal portal system.
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Median eminence: Raised area at the infundibular region of the HYPOTHALAMUS at the floor of the BRAIN, ventral to the THIRD VENTRICLE and adjacent to the ARCUATE NUCLEUS. It contains the terminals of hypothalamic neurons and the capillary network of hypophyseal portal system, thus serving as a neuroendocrine link between the brain and the PITUITARY GLAND.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Broader terms for Median eminence

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

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