The toxins interfere with the nerve-centres in the medulla that regulate the balance between the production and the loss of body heat.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
The shaft consists of a center, or medulla, a surrounding fibrous portion, and an external coating, or cortex.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
On the Reflex Functions of the Medulla Oblongata and the Medulla Spinalis, in Phil.
"A History of Science, Volume 5(of 5)" by Henry Smith Williams
Describe the medulla oblongata.
"A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition)" by Calvin Cutter
I had seen men living with pistol balls imbedded in the medulla oblongata.
"Stories by American Authors, Volume 10" by Various
I am Percival Medulla, and this is Mrs. Medulla.
"Bee and Butterfly" by Lucy Foster Madison
In the medulla oblongata?
"A Treatise on Physiology and Hygiene" by Joseph Chrisman Hutchison
But Toro showed "mucho fuego" before he was so neatly pierced in the medulla.
"Romantic Spain" by John Augustus O'Shea
Some little congestion of the medulla and pons.
"The Man from Archangel" by A. Conan Doyle
The drug kills by its action on the respiratory centre in the medulla oblongata.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 5" by Various
There is marked proliferation of connective tissue in cortex and medulla.
"Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension:" by Louis Marshall Warfield
They say the medulla oblongata is irritated, and the patient learns that he is suffering from neurosis of the nervus vague.
"A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis" by Sigmund Freud
The medulla is, in structure, part of the spinal cord, and is made up largely of fibers running longitudinally.
"A Civic Biology" by George William Hunter
Bakers Medulla Poet: Rom.
"Journal and Letters of Philip Vickers Fithian: A Plantation Tutor of the Old Dominion, 1773-1774." by Philip Vickers Fithian
The pattern of the pigment in the medulla of the hair, however, does vary specifically.
"North American Jumping Mice (Genus Zapus)" by Philip H. Krutzsch
In the medulla spinalis no fibres can be distinguished until the fourth month.
"A System of Midwifery" by Edward Rigby
To obtain attenuation of the virus it was sufficient to dry the medulla taken from an infected rabbit.
"An Introduction to the History of Science" by Walter Libby
Once the hypodermic injection acted on the spinal cord and the medulla oblongata, the spasms would be checked, quieted, allayed.
"The Wolf Cub" by Patrick Casey
Posteriorly is situated the hind-brain, now consisting of the medulla oblongata and cerebellum.
"The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1" by Francis Maitland Balfour
At the posterior end of the brain is the thickened end of the spinal cord, called the medulla oblongata.
"Elementary Zoology, Second Edition" by Vernon L. Kellogg