pontine

Pronunciation:(PON-teen)

Definition: Having to do with the pons (part of the central nervous system, located at the base of the brain, between the medulla oblongata and the midbrain).Cancer.govPatient

Anatomy of the brain, showing the cerebrum, cerebellum, brain stem, and other parts of the brain.Anatomy of the brain, showing the cerebrum, cerebellum, brain stem, and other parts of the brain.Anatomía del encéfalo, que muestra el cerebro, el cerebelo, el tronco encefálico y otras partes del encéfalo.pontinoRelacionado con la protuberancia o puente (parte del sistema nervioso central localizada en la base del cerebro, entre el bulbo raquídeo y el cerebro medio).Cancer.govPatient Date last modified: 2014-10-28