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Anatomy Term: nucleus of the solitary tract
XAO ID: 0005048
Synonyms: Nsol, nucleus of solitary tract, solitary nucleus
Definition: "A series of nuclei forming a column of grey matter embedded in the medulla, through the center of which runs the solitary tract. The solitary tract and nucleus are structures that carry and receive visceral sensation and taste from the facial (VII), glossopharyngeal (IX) and vagus (X) cranial nerves."
Stage Range: NF stage 22 to death
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Parent(s): neural nucleus (is_a) medulla oblongata (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY