Cauda equina

Dr Craig Hacking and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

The cauda equina is the collective term given to nerve roots distal to the conus medullaris, which occupy the lumbar cistern

It is said to look like a horses tail.

Spinal anatomy
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rID: 28665
Section: Anatomy
Tags: stub, refs, spine
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