Lemniscus (anatomy)

Lemniscus (anatomy)

Lemniscus
Identifiers
NeuroLex ID Lemniscus
Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy

A lemniscus (Greek for ribbon or band[1]) is an anatomic term. It can refer to:

lemniscus : is a bundle of secondary sensory fibers within the brain stem which terminates in specific relay nuclei of the diencephalon

References

  1. ^ "Lemniscus" at Dorland's Medical Dictionary