One of two recognized nuclei comprising the superior olive. The lateral superior olivary nucleus is much less prominent in humans than in many rodents and carnivores. In the latter species, it is frequently described as S- or V-shaped. [ BIRNLEX:1675 ]

Synonyms: superior olivary nucleus, lateral part lateral superior olive accessory olivary nucleus LSON superior olive lateral part accessory superior olive accessory superior olivary nucleus

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latin term
nucleus olivaris superior lateralis [ NeuroNames:571 ]

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nucleus olivaris superior lateralis

superior olivary complex, lateral part

inferior olivary complex dorsalaccessory nucleus