Gray commissure

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Gray commissure
Medulla spinalis - Substantia grisea - English.svg
Medulla spinalis - Substantia grisea
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Spinal cord. (Gray commissure is #3, near center.)
Details
Latin commissura grisea anaterior medullae spinalis, commissura grisea posterior medullae spinalis
Identifiers
Gray's p.754
NeuroNames ancil-953
FMA FMA:77036
Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy

The gray commissure is a thin strip of gray matter that surrounds the central canal of the spinal cord and, along with the anterior white commissure, connects the two halves of the cord. It comprises lamina X in the Rexed classification.

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