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supralemniscal nucleus


Definition: a small group of neurons located dorsal to the medial lemniscus and insinuated among the fibers of the ventral trigeminothalamic tract at the mid- to rostral levels of the pons.

Synonym(s): nucleus supralemniscalisTA

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