Deep Nuclei of the Cerebellum: Medial to Lateral

Background Information:
Excluding the output from the flocculonodular lobe, rest of the cerebellar output is relayed through these nuclei.

Mnemonic:
“Fastest Global Emergency Dentists”

Fastest – Fastigial
Global – Globose
Emergency – Emboliform
Dentists – Dentate

Mnemonic Aid:
Cerebellum is responsible for the maintenance of posture, balance, and skeletal muscle tone. Coordination of voluntary and fine movement, like the ones you see in skilled dentists, is its another role.

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