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Introduction: Rhombencephalon

Description of Rhombencephalon

Rhombencephalon: the posterior portion of the brain including cerebellum and brainstem.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Rhombencephalon: part of the brain developed from the posterior of the three primary brain vesicles of the embryonic neural tube; it comprises the metencephalon (cerebellum and pons) and myelencephalon (medulla oblongata).
Source: CRISP

Rhombencephalon: That part of the brain stem constituting the MEDULLA OBLONGATA (myelencephalon) and PONS (metencephalon).
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Rhombencephalon: That part of the brain stem constituting the MEDULLA OBLONGATA (myelencephalon) and PONS (metencephalon).
Source: MeSH 2007

Rhombencephalon: Related Topics

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More specific terms for Rhombencephalon:

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Broader terms for Rhombencephalon

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The term Rhombencephalon can be used for:

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Hierarchical classifications of Rhombencephalon

The following list attempts to classify Rhombencephalon into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • neural structure
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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