Medulla in general means the inner part, and derives from the Latin word for 'marrow'. In medicine it is contrasted to the cortex. Examples of its use include: Look up cortex in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...
Other non-medical uses of the term include: Position of medulla oblangata in the human brain The medulla oblongata is the lower portion of the brainstem. ... The brain stem is the stalk of the brain below the cerebral hemispheres. ... The renal medulla is the innermost part of the kidney. ... Human kidneys viewed from behind with spine removed The kidneys are bean-shaped excretory organs in vertebrates. ... Grays Fig. ... Grays Anatomy illustration of cells in bone marrow. ... Grays Anatomy illustration of cells in bone marrow. ... Grays illustration of a human femur, a typically recognized bone. ... The spinal cord is a part of the vertebrate nervous system that is enclosed in and protected by the vertebral column (it passes through the spinal canal). ... Cross-section through cervical spinal cord. ...
Medúlla, a 2004 music album by Icelandic singer Björk.
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Category: Disambiguation MedÃºlla is an album by Icelandic singer/songwriter/musician BjÃ¶rk, which was released on 30 August 2004 (see 2004 in music). ... Medulla is a census-designated place located in Polk County, Florida. ...
It is separated from the surface of the medulla spinalis by a layer of white substance which is traversed by the bundles of the anterior nerve roots.
The posterior gray commissure reaches from the central canal to the posterior median septum, and is thinnest in the thoracic region, and thickest in the conus medullaris.
Throughout the cervical and thoracic regions the central canal is situated in the anterior third of the medulla spinalis; in the lumbar enlargement it is near the middle, and in the conus medullaris it approaches the posterior surface.
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