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anterior corticospinal tract


Definition: uncrossed fibers forming a small bundle in the anterior funiculus of the spinal cord.

See: pyramidal tract

Synonym(s): tractus corticospinalis anteriorTA, anterior pyramidal fasciculus, anterior pyramidal tract, direct pyramidal tract, fasciculus corticospinalis anterior, fasciculus pyramidalis anterior, tractus pyramidalis anterior, Türck bundle, Türck column, Türck tract

See Also: corticospinal tract

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