Cerebrospinal fibers

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Cerebrospinal fibers
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.


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