Olivary body

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Related to olivary nucleus: Fastigial nucleus, Nucleus cuneatus
(Anat.) an oval prominence on each side of the medulla oblongata; - called also olive.

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Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) detected the presence of an old pontine vascular insult associated with a prominence and abnormal hyperintensity in the area of the right inferior olivary nucleus (figures 1-3).
Stage 19: The Choroid Plexus of the Fourth Ventricle and the Medial Accessory Olivary Nucleus.
19,20) Neurons projecting from the inferior olivary nucleus to the cerebellar nuclei and cerebellar cortex are also necessary for vestibular compensation.