area postrema


area po·​stre·​ma -pō-ˈstrē-mə, -päs-ˈtrē- How to pronounce area postrema (audio)
: a tongue-shaped structure in the caudal region of the fourth ventricle of the brain

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“Area postrema.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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