Dictionary » M » Mesencephalon



(Science: anatomy) The middle segment of the brain; the midbrain. Sometimes abbreviated to mesen. See Brain.

Origin: NL. See Meso- and Encephalon.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

Results from our forum

Full diagram of the medulla oblingata

... that other diagrams do or only show a section of it, Im starting with the brain stem and the three main parts of it (pons, medulla oblongata and mesencephalon) With having only a diagram of section of the chosen part of the brainstem it makes it hard to see where the rest of those sections join ...

See entire post
by rocklore
Wed Feb 13, 2013 10:48 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Full diagram of the medulla oblingata
Replies: 0
Views: 2614

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 3,917 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link