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area postrema

noun area po·stre·ma \-pō-ˈstrē-mə, -päs-ˈtrē-\

Medical Definition of AREA POSTREMA

:  a tongue-shaped structure in the caudal region of the fourth ventricle of the brain

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July 04, 2015
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