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pon·tine

 (pŏn′tīn′, -tēn′)
adj.
1. Of or relating to bridges.
2. Of or relating to a pons, especially the pons Varolii.

[Latin pōns, pont-, bridge; see pent- in Indo-European roots + -ine.]

pontine

(ˈpɒntaɪn)
adj
1. (Civil Engineering) of or relating to bridges
2. (Anatomy) of or relating to the pons Varolii
[C19: from Latin pons bridge]

pon•tine

(ˈpɒn taɪn, -tin)

adj.
of or pertaining to the pons.
[1885–90; < Latin pont- (s. of pōns) pons + -ine1]
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His brain MRI showed atrophy of pons, medulla and cerebellum, and high signals in pons and middle cerebellar peduncle with cruciform pontine hyperintensity (hot cross bun sign) on axial T2W image (Figure-1).
Isabella Ortiz, three, from Bramhall, was diagnosed with a terminal brain tumour - diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma - in June last year and given 12 months to live.
It's been nine months since Makanda was diagnosed with diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG), a very aggressive and rare childhood brain cancer.
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The charity, based in North Street, Glasgow, took the unusual step in 2015 to set up a crowdfunding page to raise PS900,000 to finance a clinical trial to treat 18 children with deadly Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma brain tumours.
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ti J l Zack, six, passed away in July after a brave battle with Diffuse Pontine Glioma (DPG).