lateral horn


lateral horn
lateral horn n LATERAL COLUMN (1)

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  • Lateral horn — Infobox Anatomy Name = Lateral horn Latin = cornu laterale medullae spinalis GraySubject = 185 GrayPage = 753 Caption = A spinal nerve with its anterior and posterior roots. (Lateral column labeled at top.) Caption2 = Transverse section of the… …   Wikipedia

  • lateral horn of spinal cord — cornu laterale medullae spinalis …   Medical dictionary

  • 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

  • lateral reticular nucleus — n a nucleus of the reticular formation that is situated in the ventrolateral part of the medulla oblongata, receives fibers esp. from the dorsal horn of the spinal cord, and sends axons to the cerebellum on the same side of the body …   Medical dictionary

  • Lateral ventricles — Brain: Lateral ventricles Scheme showing relations of the ventricles to the surface of the brain; oriented facing left …   Wikipedia

  • horn — Any structure resembling a h. in shape. SYN: cornu (1). [A.S.] Ammon h. [TA] one of the two interlocking gyri composing the hippocampus, the other being the dentate gyrus. Based on cytoarchitectural features, Ammon h. can be divided into …   Medical dictionary

  • Lateral ventricle — One cavity in a system of four communicating cavities within the brain that are continuous with the central canal of the spinal cord. The four ventricles consist of two lateral ventricles, the third ventricle and the fourth ventricle: Lateral… …   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

  • Lateral reticular nucleus — Brain: Lateral reticular nucleus Latin nucleus reticularis lateralis medullae oblongatae NeuroNames hier 724 NeuroLex ID nlx anat 20081246 The …   Wikipedia


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