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Category:Parvocellular oculomotor nucleus
Abbrev PC3, 3PC  +
AbbrevSource NeuroNames_abbrevSource  +
Created 15 July 2006  +
CurationStatus uncurated  +
Definition Nucleus that is part of the oculomotor nerve complex consisting of preganglionic parasympathetic neurons situated close to the midline at the level of the superior colliculus (Heimer, the Human Brain and Spinal Cord, 1994, pg 244)
EditorialNote Neuronames has the parvocellular oculomotor nucleus as the preferred label but I think Edinger Westphal is more common.
EfferentProjections Ciliary ganglion +
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. PONS brain region  +
Id birnlex_822  +
Is part of Oculomotor nuclear complex +
Label Parvocellular oculomotor nucleus  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 2 February 2015 03:19:50  +
ModifiedDate 2 February 2015  +
NeuronamesLink  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. PONS brain region  +
SuperCategory Nucleus of CNS  +
Synonym Edinger-Westphal nucleus  +
Umlscui C0228416  +
Categories Nucleus of CNS
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Olivary pretectal nucleus + EfferentProjections
Edinger-Westphal nucleus of PHT00 + PartiallyOverlapsWith


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