0 votes
1 view
in Class X Science by (-12,643 points)

 Why injury to medulla oblongata results in death ?

Please log in or register to answer this question.

1 Answer

0 votes
by (-4,950 points)

Medulla oblongata controls involuntary functions like heart beat, rate of respiration, secretion of saliva gut peristalsis, etc. Injury to the Medulla oblongata may result to the stop of heart beat and breathing leading to death.

Related questions

0 votes
1 answer
0 votes
1 answer