Medical Definition of Facial colliculus

1. Prominent portion of the medial eminence, just rostral to the medullary striae in the rhomboidal fossa; it is formed by the internal genu of the facial nerve and the abducens nucleus around which the facial fibres curve. Synonym: colliculus facialis, abducens eminence, eminentia abducentis, eminentia facialis, facial eminence, facial hillock. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Facial Colliculus

faceup
faceward
facework
faceworker
faceworkers
facia
faciae
facial angle
facial axis
facial bones
facial canal
facial cleft
facial colliculus (current term)
facial cream
facial creams
facial diplegia
facial eczema
facial eminence
facial expression
facial expressions
facial feature
facial features
facial gesture
facial hair
facial hemiatrophy
facial hemiatrophy of Romberg
facial hemiplegia

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