The solitary tract is a compact fiber bundle that extends longitudinally through the posterolateral region of the medulla. The solitary tract is surrounded by the nucleus of the solitary tract, and descends to the upper cervical segments of the spinal cord. [WP,unvetted]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solitary_tract ]

Synonyms: respiratory bundle of Gierke

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim

latin term
fasciculus solitarius [ NeuroNames:785 ]

latin term
tractus solitarius medullae oblongatae [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solitary_tract ]

latin term
tractus solitarius [ NeuroNames:785 ]

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/93/Gray695.png

has related synonym

fasciculus solitarius

tractus solitarius

tractus solitarius medullae oblongatae

solitary tract (Stilling)

id

UBERON:0002718