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Periaqueductal Gray

"Periaqueductal Gray" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Central gray matter surrounding the cerebral aqueduct in the mesencephalon. Physiologically it is probably involved in rage reactions, the lordosis reflex, feeding responses, bladder tonus, and pain.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Periaqueductal Gray" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Periaqueductal Gray" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 61 publications over 28 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 1996 and 1997 and 1998 and 2011 and 2015
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