BULBOPONTINE REGION By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 n. a region of the brain which corresponds to that portion of the medulla oblongata adjacent to or nearest the pons. The pons itself bridges a connection between the medulla and the cerebrum. BULBOPONTINE REGION: "The bulbopontine region is part of the brainstem too, because this is where the pons and medulla meet." Related Psychology Terms BRAINSTEM VESTIBULAR NUCLEI CORTICONUCLEAR FIBER BULBOPONTINE REGION ARCUATE ZONE OF THE BRAIN VOMITING CENTER TECTOSPINAL TRACT MEDULLA OBLONGATA GRACILE FASCICULUS BULBOTEGMENTAL RETICULAR FORMATION Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BULBOPONTINE REGION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/bulbopontine-region/ (accessed December 10, 2019).