What is another word for paleocerebellum?

2 synonyms found


[ pˌe͡ɪliːə͡ʊsˌɛɹɪbˈɛləm], [ pˌe‍ɪliːə‍ʊsˌɛɹɪbˈɛləm], [ p_ˌeɪ_l_iː__əʊ_s_ˌɛ_ɹ_ɪ_b_ˈɛ_l_ə_m]

The paleocerebellum is a region of the cerebellum responsible for integrating sensory information related to body movement and balance. Synonyms for this region include the archicerebellum, vestibulocerebellum, and spinocerebellar system. The archicerebellum functions primarily in motor coordination, while the vestibulocerebellum is responsible for regulating eye and head movements. The spinocerebellar system assists in proprioception, or the awareness of joint and body position. Together, these regions work to ensure smooth and coordinated movements, as well as maintaining balance and posture. Understanding the synonyms for paleocerebellum can aid in better comprehension of the complex neural networks that support coordinated motor function.

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How to use "Paleocerebellum" in context?

The paleocerebellum is a brain region that resides in the cerebellum which is a part of the brain. The paleocerebellum is responsible for controlling the movement of the body. Damage to the paleocerebellum can lead to seizures, balance problems, and even coma.

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