dorsolateral tract

noun

Medical Definition of dorsolateral tract

: a slender column of white matter between the dorsal gray column and the periphery of the spinal cord

called also Lissauer's tract, tract of Lissauer

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“Dorsolateral tract.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dorsolateral%20tract. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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