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what part of the brainstem is the site of the decussation of the pyramids(crossing of projection fibers)
medulla oblongata
brainstem consists of 3 parts
midbrain
pons
medulla oblongata
what part of the brainstem contains sensory and motor fibers traveling through an area
midbrain
what part of the brain controls reflexes to visual stimuli
midbrain
what part of the brain controls reflexes to auditory stimuli
midbrain
midbrain contains nuclei of what 2 cranial nerves
III and IV
in the pons, what kind of tracts contain sensory info
ascending tracts
in the pons, what kind of tracts contain motor info
descending tracts
what part of the brainstem is the control center for breathing
pons
what part of the brainstem contains cranial nerve nuclei for V to VII
pons
what part of the brainstem has nuclei for cranial nerves VIII to XII
medulla oblongata