lateral funiculus


lateral funiculus
lateral funiculus n a longitudinal division on each side of the spinal cord comprising white matter between the dorsal and ventral roots compare ANTERIOR FUNICULUS, POSTERIOR FUNICULUS

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  • Lateral funiculus — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 185 GrayPage = 753 Caption = Caption2 = Width = 400 System = Precursor = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = DorlandsSuf = The most lateral of the bundles of the anterior nerve roots is… …   Wikipedia

  • lateral funiculus of medulla oblongata — f. lateralis medullae oblongatae …   Medical dictionary

  • lateral funiculus of spinal cord — f. lateralis medullae spinalis …   Medical dictionary

  • Funiculus — ( Latin for slender rope ) commonly refers to:* in neurology, a bundle of nerve fibers, such as: ** Anterior funiculus of the spinal cord ** Lateral funiculus of the spinal cord ** Posterior funiculus of the spinal cord ** Funiculus solitarius of …   Wikipedia

  • Lateral corticospinal tract — labeled in red at upper left. Latin tractus corticospinalis lateralis, fasciculus cerebrospinalis lateralis …   Wikipedia

  • lateral column — n 1) a lateral extension of the gray matter in each lateral half of the spinal cord present in the thoracic and upper lumbar regions called also lateral horn compare DORSAL HORN, VENTRAL HORN 2) LATERAL FUNICULUS …   Medical dictionary

  • funiculus — SYN: cord. [L. dim. of funis, cord] anterior f. [TA] anterior white column of spinal cord, a column or bundle of white matter on either …   Medical dictionary

  • funiculus lateralis medullae oblongatae — [TA] lateral funiculus of medulla oblongata: the continuation into the medulla oblongata of all the fiber tracts of the lateral funiculus of the spinal cord, with the exception of the lateral corticospinal tract …   Medical dictionary

  • Lateral spinothalamic tract — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = tractus spinothalamicus lateralis GraySubject = 185 GrayPage = 762 Caption = Lateral spinothalamic tract is 5a, in blue at right center. Caption2 = Diagram of the principal fasciculi of the spinal cord.… …   Wikipedia

  • funiculus lateralis medullae spinalis — [TA] lateral funiculus of spinal cord: the white substance of the spinal cord that lies on either side between the dorsal and ventral roots of the spinal nerves …   Medical dictionary


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