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Medical Term:

anterolateral sulcus

Definition

an indistinct furrow on the ventral surface of the spinal cord and medulla oblongata, on either side marking the line of exit of the anterior nerve roots.

Synonym(s): sulcus anterolateralisTA, ventrolateral sulcus, anterolateral groove

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