mammillothalamic tract

noun
mam·​mil·​lo·​tha·​lam·​ic tract
variants: or mamillothalamic tract \mə-​ˌmil-​ō-​thə-​ˈlam-​ik-​ \

Medical Definition of mammillothalamic tract 

: a bundle of nerve fibers that runs from the mammillary body to the anterior nucleus of the thalamus

called also mammillothalamic fasciculus

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