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cuneospinal fibers


Definition: axons that originate in the cuneate nucleus of the medulla oblongata and descend ipsilaterally in the cuneate fasciculus to terminate primarily in the posterior horn of the spinal cord in cervical and upper thoracic levels.

Synonym(s): fibrae cuneospinalesTA

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