Modality: Diagram

- “ Illustrations describing the distribution of various incomplete spinal cord syndromes. See article for more information. Acknowledgements: A.Prof...”

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 ...”
  • White matter tracts of the spinal cord - “ The spinal cord has numerous tracts of white matter that ascend and descend in the peripheral substance of the cord. They can be divided by their ...”
  • 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...”
  • Spinocerebellar tract - “ The spinocerebellar tracts are afferent neurons that convey proprioceptive data from the spinal cord to the cerebellum. There are anterior and pos...”
  • Gracile fasciculus - “ The gracile fasciculus, also known as the fasciculus gracilis or column of Goll, represents the medial portion of the dorsal columns and carries i...”
  • Spinothalamic tracts - “ The spinothalamic tracts are ascending pathways in the spinal cord primarily concerned with sensory function. They are responsible for transmittin...”
  • Dorsal columns - “ The dorsal columns, or posterior columns, are ascending pathways primarily concerned with sensory function. They are responsible for transmitting ...”
  • Rubrospinal tract - “ The rubrospinal tract contains neurons that carry signals from the corticorubral tract. The tract is thought to excite flexor muscles and inhibit ...”
  • 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...”
  • Cuneate fasciculus - “ The cuneate fasciculus, also known as the fasciculus cuneate or column of Burdach, represents the lateral portion of the dorsal columns and carrie...”
  • 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...”

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