mammillotegmental tract


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mammillotegmental tract

The neural tract that connects the mammillary nuclei of the hypothalamus with the dorsal and ventral nuclei of Gudden.
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mammillotegmental tract

An axon tract originating in the mammillary body and synapsing in small nuclei near the caudal end of the midbrain tegmentum.
See also: tract
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