A neural nucleus that is part of the solitary tract nuclear complex. The solitary tract and nucleus are structures in the brainstem that carry and receive visceral sensation and taste from the facial (VII), glossopharyngeal (IX) and vagus (X) cranial nerves. [WP,unvetted]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solitary_nucleus OBOL:automatic ]

Synonyms: solitary tract nucleus nucleus of tractus solitarius nucleus tractus solitarii medullae oblongatae nucleus of the tractus solitarius solitary nucleus

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Term information

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latin term
nucleus tractus solitarii medullae oblongatae [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solitary_nucleus ]

latin term
nucleus solitarius [ NeuroNames:742 ]

latin term
nuclei tractus solitarii [ NeuroNames:742 ]

latin term
nucleus tracti solitarii [ NeuroNames:742 ]

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solitary nuclear complex

nucleus tracti solitarii


nucleus tractus solitarii

nucleus of the solitary tract

nuclei tractus solitarii

solitary nucleus

nucleus solitarius