Definition of Pontine. Meaning of Pontine. Synonyms of Pontine

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Definition of Pontine

Pontine
Pontine Pon"tine, a. [L. Pontinus or Pomptinus, an appellation given to a district in Latium, near Pometia.] Of or pertaining to an extensive marshy district between Rome and Naples. [Written also Pomptine.]

Meaning of Pontine from wikipedia

- Pontine may refer to: Having to do with the pons, a structure located in the brain stem (from pons, "bridge") Pontine Marshes, a region of Italy near...
- of the pons (ventral pons), and the pontine tegmentum (dorsal pons). Most of the pons is supplied by the pontine arteries, which arise from the basilar...
- Central pontine myelinolysis (CPM) is a neurological condition involving severe damage to the myelin sheath of nerve cells in the pons (an area of the...
- A diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG) is a tumour located in the pons (middle) of the brain stem. Glioma is a general name for any tumour that arises...
- The pontine tegmentum, or dorsal pons, is located within the brainstem, and is one of two parts of the pons, the other being the ventral pons or basilar...
- respiratory group, and the ventral respiratory group. In the pons, the pontine respiratory group includes two areas known as the pneumotaxic centre and...
- tentorium, in the cerebellum, and mostly found in children (70%). The pontine tumors are located in the pons of the brainstem. The brainstem has three...
- The pontine nuclei (or griseum pontis) are the nuclei of the pons involved in motor activity. The pontine nuclei are located in the ventral pons. Corticopontine...
- muscles. The fibers of this tract arise from the caudal pontine reticular nucleus and the oral pontine reticular nucleus and project to lamina VII and lamina...
- Medial inferior pontine syndrome is a condition ****ociated with a contralateral hemiplegia. "Medial inferior pontine syndrome" has been described as equivalent...
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