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periventricular fibers

 

Definition: a heterogeneous system of thin nerve fibers in the periventricular gray matter of the hypothalamus; the dorsal longitudinal fasciculus is a caudal continuation of the system.

Synonym(s): fibrae periventricularesTA

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