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Descending Pathways: Corticospinal Tracts

by Craig Canby, PhD
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    The lecture Descending Pathways: Corticospinal Tracts by Craig Canby, PhD is from the course Spinal Cord.


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    1. Precentral gyrus
    2. Postcentral gyrus
    3. Prefrontal area
    4. Somatic sensory association area
    5. Central sulcus
    1. The lateral corticospinal tract is formed from 90% of descending fibres, decussating at the level of the medulla
    2. Lateral corticospinal tract innervates the proximal musculature
    3. The majority of descending fibers decussate at the level of the internal capsule
    4. The anterior corticospinal tract innervates the distal musculature
    5. Ipsilateral descending fibers participate in the formation of the lateral corticospinal tract
    1. Anterior white commissure
    2. Midbrain
    3. Medullary pyramid
    4. Genu of internal capsule
    5. Anterior limb of internal capsule

    Author of lecture Descending Pathways: Corticospinal Tracts

     Craig Canby, PhD

    Craig Canby, PhD


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    By Santiago R. on 25. October 2017 for Descending Pathways: Corticospinal Tracts

    Loved it, so clear and easy to understand. The presentation is extremely useful