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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depicted by

has related synonym

gracile nucleus, principal part

gracile nucleus (Goll)

nucleus gracilis

gracile nucleus of the medulla

gracile nucleus, general



taxon notes

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

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