reticulospinal


reticulospinal
Pertaining to, or connecting the reticular formation in the brainstem and the spinal cord

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  • reticulospinal — Pertaining to the r. tract. * * * re·tic·u·lo·spi·nal (rə tik″u lo spiґnəl) pertaining to a reticular formation and the spinal cord …   Medical dictionary

  • reticulospinal — …   Useful english dictionary

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  • reticulospinal tract — re·tic·u·lo·spi·nal tract ri .tik yə lō .spī nəl n a tract of nerve fibers that originates in the reticular formation of the pons and medulla oblongata and descends to the spinal cord * * * reticulospinal tract, anterior tractus reticulospinalis… …   Medical dictionary

  • reticulospinal tract medial — tractus pontoreticulospinalis …   Medical dictionary

  • reticulospinal tract ventral — tractus reticulospinalis anterior …   Medical dictionary

  • nervous system, human — ▪ anatomy Introduction       system that conducts stimuli from sensory receptors to the brain and spinal cord and that conducts impulses back to other parts of the body. As with other higher vertebrates, the human nervous system has two main… …   Universalium

  • tract — An elongated area, e.g., path, track, way. SEE ALSO: fascicle. SYN: tractus. [L. tractus, a drawing out] alimentary t. SYN: digestive t.. anterior corticospinal t. uncrossed fibers forming a small bundle in the anterior funiculus of the …   Medical dictionary

  • Rhombomere — In the vertebrate embryo, a rhombomere is a transiently divided segment of the developing neural tube (a neuromere) in the area that will eventually become the rhombencephalon. The rhombomeres appear as a series of slightly constricted swellings… …   Wikipedia


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