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of 'Pathophysiology and prediction of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting'
'Vomiting center' reanalyzed: an electrical stimulation study.
Miller AD, Wilson VJ
Brain Res. 1983;270(1):154.
Electrical stimulation of the brainstem of 15 decerebrate cats produced stimulus-bound vomiting in only 4 animals. Vomiting was reproducible in only one cat. Effective stimulating sites were located in the solitary tract and reticular formation. Restricted localization of a 'vomiting center', stimulation of which evoked readily reproducible results, could not be obtained.