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Rhombencephalic gustatory nucleus

rhombencephalic gustatory nucleus

The rostral one-third of the nucleus of solitary tract, receiving afferents from the facial, glossopharyngeal, and vagus nerves conveying impulses originating from the receptor cells of the taste buds.


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