Nucleus in the caudal medulla that receive projections primarily from ipsilateral dorsal root ganglion cells via the posterior column of the spinal cord [ BIRNLEX:2643 ]

Synonyms: nucleus gracilis Goll's nucleus golls nucleus

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Term information

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uberon_slim

depicted by

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has related synonym

gracile nucleus, principal part

gracile nucleus (Goll)

nucleus gracilis

gracile nucleus of the medulla

gracile nucleus, general

id

UBERON:0002161

taxon notes

in species with reduced hindlimbs (e.g. cetaceans) the size of this nucleus is reduced

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