16+ Brain Anatomy Medulla Oblongata Gif. The medulla is conical in shape, decreasing in width as it extends inferiorly. Want to learn more about it?
It deals with autonomic functions. External anatomy of the medulla. These functions are either specific to certain areas of the medulla or.
Anterior median fissure pyramid pyramidal decussation olive.
The medulla oblongata (medulla) is one of the three regions that make up the brainstem. It has the shape of a truncated cone, the base turned upwards. It is anterior and partially inferior to the cerebellum. The medulla oblongata, or myelencephalon, is the most caudal segment of the brainstem.