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thalamic fasciculus


Definition: nerve fibers forming a composite bundle containing cerebellothalamic (crossed) and pallidothalamic (uncrossed) fibers that is insinuated between the thalamus and zona incerta.

Synonym(s): fasciculus thalamicusTA

See Also: fields of Forel, under field

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