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Search Results for: ventral border

Ventral border

ventral border --> anterior border The ventral or most forward margin of a structure. Synonym: anterior margin, ventral... Read More

Ventral

Definition adjective (1) (anatomy) Pertaining to the abdomen, belly, or venter (2) (anatomy) Relating to, situated on, or... Read More

Anterior border

Anterior border The ventral or most forward margin of a structure. Synonym: anterior margin, ventral... Read More

Prepyramidal tract

prepyramidal tract --> rubrospinal tract A somatotopically organised fibre bundle, relatively small in humans, arising from... Read More

Rubrospinal tract

rubrospinal tract A somatotopically organised fibre bundle, relatively small in humans, arising from the red nucleus,... Read More

Nucleus ventralis thalami

nucleus ventralis thalami --> ventral nucleus of thalamus A large, complex cell mass the external border of which forms the... Read More

Substantia nigra

substantia nigra A large cell mass, crescentic on transverse section, extending forward over the dorsal surface of the crus... Read More

Gowers column

Gowers column --> anterior spinocerebellar tract a bundle of fibres originating in the base of the posterior horn and zona... Read More

Gowers tract

Gowers tract --> anterior spinocerebellar tract a bundle of fibres originating in the base of the posterior horn and zona... Read More

Innominate substance

Innominate substance The region of the forebrain that lies ventral to the anterior half or so of the lentiform nucleus,... Read More

Giardia Loses Its Hold On Intestinal Tissue After ‘Tonic Shock’

Known in America chiefly as the bane of hikers, the single-celled intestinal parasite Giardia lamblia is a major cause of... Read More

Lemniscus medialis

Lemniscus medialis --> medial lemniscus a Band of white fibres originating from the gracile and cuneate nuclei and... Read More

Medial fillet

medial fillet --> medial lemniscus A band of white fibres originating from the gracile and cuneate nuclei and decussating in... Read More

Reils ribbon

Reil's ribbon --> medial lemniscus A band of white fibres originating from the gracile and cuneate nuclei and decussating in... Read More

Pons varolii

pons varolii --> pons (Science: anatomy) A rounded eminence off the ventral surface of the brainstem. The origins of cranial... Read More

Pons

pons (Science: anatomy) A rounded eminence off the ventral surface of the brainstem. The origins of cranial nerves V, VI,... Read More