lateral thalamic peduncle

n.

The massive group of fibers that emerges from the laterodorsal side of the thalamus to join the radiate crown.

Nearby words

  1. lateral resistance,
  2. lateral sacral vein,
  3. lateral spinal sclerosis,
  4. lateral supraclavicular nerve,
  5. lateral system,
  6. lateral thinking,
  7. lateral thoracic vein,
  8. lateral ventricle,
  9. laterality,
  10. lateralization


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