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A&P RS19 pg300

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hypothalamus
site of regulation of body temperature and water balance; most important autonomic center
corpora quadrigemina
located in the midbrain; contains reflex centers for vision and audition
cerebellum
responsible for regulation of posture and coordination of complex muscular movements
thalamus
important synapse site for afferent fibers traveling to the sensory cortex
medulla oblongata
contains autonomic centers regulating blood pressure, heart rate, and respiratory rhythm, as well as coughing, sneezing, and swallowing centers
corpus callosum
large commissure connecting the cerebral hemispheres
mammillary bodies
fiber tract involved with olfaction
cerebral aqueduct
connects the third and fourth ventricles
thalamus
encloses the thrid ventricle