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decussation of superior cerebellar peduncles


Definition: the decussation of the left and right superior cerebellar peduncles in the tegmentum of the caudal mesencephalon.

Synonym(s): decussatio pedunculorum cerebellarium superiorumTA, decussatio brachii conjunctivi, decussation of brachia conjunctiva, Wernekinck decussation

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