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bulbar Explained

Bulbar at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Bulbar \Bulb"ar\, a.
Of or pertaining to bulb; especially, in medicine, pertaining
to the bulb of the spinal cord, or medulla oblongata; as,
bulbar paralysis.

bulbar at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj : involving the medulla oblongata; "bulbar paralysis"

bulbar at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-ad » j
  • Of or pertaining to the brainstem.
    1. Inter: quote-news » 2009|January 27|Barron H. Lerner|A Life Changed but Not Destroyed by Polio|New York Times|url=

    |passage=When she began to have trouble breathing, a sign of severe bulbar polio, she was taken by ambulance to another hospital.

    Derived terms

    * corticobulbar
    • pseudobulbar
    • retrobulbar

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