"Tectum Mesencephali" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The dorsal portion or roof of the midbrain which is composed of two pairs of bumps, the INFERIOR COLLICULI and the SUPERIOR COLLICULI. These four colliculi are also called the quadrigeminal bodies (TECTUM MESENCEPHALI). They are centers for visual sensorimotor integration.
|Commissure of Superior Colliculus
- Commissure of Superior Colliculus
- Colliculus Commissure, Superior
- Colliculus Commissures, Superior
- Superior Colliculus Commissure
- Superior Colliculus Commissures
Commissure of Inferior Colliculus
- Commissure of Inferior Colliculus
- Colliculus Commissure, Inferior
- Colliculus Commissures, Inferior
- Inferior Colliculus Commissure
- Inferior Colliculus Commissures
- Corpora Quadrigemina
- Quadrigemina, Corpora
- Quadrigeminal Plate
- Plate, Quadrigeminal
- Plates, Quadrigeminal
- Quadrigeminal Plates
- Lamina Quadrigemina
- Quadrigemina, Lamina
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