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Lissauer's tract of spinal cord

Name: Lissauer's tract of spinal cord
Description: White matter tract in spinal cord laying between the substantia gelatinosa and the surface of the spinal cord.
Synonym(s): dorsolateral fasciculus of spinal cord
Is part of: White matter, spinal cord, Lissauers tract
Super-category: Regional part of brain
Id: nlx_143967
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Myelo-architecture defining Criteria: Stains more lightly than adjacent spinal cord tracts due to the large number of finely myelinated and unmyelinated fibers in this tract


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CurationStatusgraph position temporary  +
DefinitionWhite matter tract in spinal cord laying between the substantia gelatinosa and the surface of the spinal cord.
EditorialNoteNeuronames uses the name "dorsolateral fasciculus" as the preferred name. However, Nolte recommends that Lissauer's tract be used (Nolte, The Human Brain, 6th ed, page 235 footnote)
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
Idnlx_143967  +
Is part ofWhite matter  +, Spinal cord  +, and Lissauers tract  +
LabelLissauer's tract of spinal cord  +
ModifiedDate9 March 2012  +
MyeloDefiningCriteriaStains more lightly than adjacent spinal cord tracts due to the large number of finely myelinated and unmyelinated fibers in this tract
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
SuperCategoryRegional part of brain  +
Synonymdorsolateral fasciculus of spinal cord  +