Cerebrospinal fibers

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Cerebrospinal fibers
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Latin Fibrae cerebrospinales
Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy

The cerebrospinal fibers, derived from the cells of the motor area of the cerebral cortex, occupy the middle three-fifths of the base; they are continued partly to the nuclei of the motor cranial nerves, but mainly into the pyramids of the medulla oblongata.

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This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)