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periaqueductal gray Explained

periaqueductal gray at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
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Noun

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  • The region surrounding the aqueduct of Sylvius in the midbrain
    1. A region of gray matter with descending pathways which inhibit pain signals in the spinal cord

      References

      Bear et al. Neuroscience, Exploring the Brain Co. 2001, Lippincot Williams and Wilkins


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