Spinal tracts. Im...
Spinal tracts. Image source: OpenStax College, cnx.org
Modality: Diagram

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Used in the following article:

  • Lateral corticospinal tract - “ The lateral corticospinal tract is formed at the level of the of the medullary pyramids when the majority (90%) of descending corticospinal tract ...”
  • Anterior spinothalamic tract - “ The anterior spinothalamic tract, also known as the ventral spinothalamic fasciculus, is an ascending pathway located anteriorly within the spinal...”
  • Lateral spinothalamic tract - “ The lateral spinothalamic tract, also known as the lateral spinothalamic fasciculus, is an ascending pathway located anterolaterally within the pe...”
  • Anterior corticospinal tract - “ The anterior corticospinal tract is formed at the level of the of the medullary pyramids, where the majority (90%) of descending corticospinal tra...”
  • Corticospinal tract - “ The corticospinal tract is a descending white matter tract primarily concerned with motor function extending from the motor cortex down to synapse...”
  • Spinal cord - “ The spinal cord is the part of the central nervous system that is found within the spinal canal of the vertebral column. It is contained by the th...”
  • Dorsal columns - “ The dorsal columns, or posterior columns, are ascending pathways primarily concerned with sensory function. They are responsible for transmitting ...”

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