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Details for anatomical structure: area postrema of pons

EndoNet ID: ENC00386

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area postrema of pons, , Area postrema pontis

General information

A small, elevated area in the lateral wall of the inferior recess of the fourth ventricle

Links to other resources

Cytomer cy0015009

Larger structures


      Secreted hormones


        • Receptor: calcitonin receptor

        • Receptor: 5-HT3 receptor