The dorsal trigeminal tract (dorsal trigeminothalamic tract, or lemniscus) is a tract which receives signals from Meissner's corpuscles and Pacinian corpuscles. this tract arises from Principal trigeminal nucleus and terminates in the VPM nucleus of the thalamus. [WP,unvetted]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorsal_trigeminal_tract ]

Synonyms: dorsal trigeminal lemniscus posterior trigeminothalamic tract dorsal division of trigeminal lemniscus dorsal trigeminal pathway dorsal secondary ascending tract of v dorsal secondary tract of v reticulothalamic tract uncrossed dorsal trigeminothalamic tract tractus trigeminothalamicus posterior dorsal ascending trigeminal tract dorsal trigeminothalamic tract

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latin term
tractus trigeminalis dorsalis [ NeuroNames:606 ]

latin term
tractus trigemino-thalamicus dorsalis [ NeuroNames:606 ]

latin term
tractus trigeminothalamicus posterior [ FMA:72500 FMA:TA ]

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This tract arises from Principal trigeminal nucleus and terminates in the ipsilateral VPM nucleus of the thalamus.[WP]

has related synonym

dorsal trigmino-thalamic tract

tractus trigeminalis dorsalis

tractus trigemino-thalamicus dorsalis

dorsal secondary ascending tract of V

dorsal trigemino-thalamic tract

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UBERON:0002797