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island of Reil

[rahyl] /raɪl/
noun, Anatomy
Origin of island of Reil
named after J. C. Reil (died 1813), German physician Unabridged
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island of Reil

another name for insula
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after Johann Reil (died 1813), German physician
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island of Reil in Medicine

island of Reil (rīl)
An oval region of the cerebral cortex, lateral to the lentiform nucleus, and buried in the fissure of sylvius.. Also called insula.

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