Bundle of fibers that passes over the medial geniculate nucleus (in humans) to reach the superior colliculus. Contains afferents from the retina. [ BIRNLEX:1065 ]

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Term information

Subsets

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latin term
brachium colliculi cranialis [ NeuroNames:474 ]

latin term
brachium quadrigeminum superius [ NeuroNames:474 ]

latin term
brachium colliculi rostralis [ NeuroNames:474 ]

definition

Bundle of fibers that passes over the medial geniculate nucleus (in humans) to reach the superior colliculus. Contains afferents from the retina.

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/29/Human_brainstem-thalamus_posterior_view_description.JPG

has exact synonym

superior colliculus brachium

superior brachium

superior quadrigeminal brachium

superior collicular brachium

has related synonym

brachium of the superior colliculus

brachium colliculi rostralis

brachium quadrigeminum superius

brachium colliculi superioris

brachium colliculi cranialis

id

UBERON:0002580