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The Brainstem/Tronco Cerebral

The Brainstem/Tronco Cerebral

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This lesson will examine the structure and function of the the brain stem.

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En esta lección repasaremos la estructura y la función del tronco cerebral.

Terms to Know
Medulla Oblongata

A structure found in the brainstem that controls behaviors we do not think consciously about such as breathing, heartbeat and some reflexes.

Midbrain

A structure found in the brainstem that relays sensory information to the forebrain.

Pons

A structure found in the brainstem that regulates breathing and is connected to the midbrain.