long association fibers

(redirected from fibrae associationes longae)

long association fibers

[TA]
nerve fibers interconnecting lobes or gyri of the cerebral cortex of the same hemisphere that are not immediately adjacent to each other; nerve fibers connecting noncontiguous segments of the spinal cord on the same side; fibers that interconnect distant points.
Synonym(s): fibrae associationes longae [TA]