posterior funiculus

noun

Medical Definition of posterior funiculus

: a longitudinal division on each side of the spinal cord comprising white matter between the dorsal root and the posterior median sulcus — compare lateral funiculus, ventral funiculus

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“Posterior funiculus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/posterior%20funiculus. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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