Brachium of superior colliculus

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Brain: Brachium of superior colliculus
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Latin Brachium colliculi superioris
Gray's p.805
NeuroLex ID birnlex_1065

The brachium of superior colliculus (or superior brachium) extends laterally from the superior colliculus, and, passing between the pulvinar and medial geniculate body, is partly continued into an eminence called the lateral geniculate body, and partly into the optic tract.

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This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.

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