The uvula (uvular lobe) forms a considerable portion of the inferior vermis; it is separated on either side from the tonsil by the sulcus valleculC&, at the bottom of which it is connected to the tonsil by a ridge of gray matter, indented on its surface by shallow furrows, and hence called the furrowed band. [ ]

Synonyms: lobule IX of cerebellum vermis uvula of cerebellum lobule IX of cerebellar posterior vermis vermic lobule IX neuraxis uvula uvula [vermis] uvula of vermis of cerebellum uvula (IX) cerebellar posterior vermis lobule IX

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The uvula is the second largest lobule, following the culmen. It pertains to the paleocerebellum and is separated from the nodule by the posterolateral fissure.

has related synonym

uvula cerebellum

lobule IX of vermis



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