Medulla oblongata

 

 

The lowest level of sophistication in the brain. It is placed above the spinal cord and contains nuclei of cranial nerves 8 to 12. It is a vegetative center for cardiac and respiratory functions. It is divided inoto two man pars

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Lower section called closed medulla

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Upper section called open medulla

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