compact part of nucleus incertus
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The term compact part of nucleus incertus refers to one of two parts of the nucleus incertus, a group of cells located dorsomedially in the pontine tegmentum of the rat. The other is the diffuse part of nucleus incertus ( Swanson-1998 ). Functionally the nucleus incertus is one of the raphe nuclei (functional) in the behavioral state system ( Swanson-2004 ).

Also known as: No other name for this structure has appeared in PubMed.NeuroNames ID : 1775


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