dorsal longitudinal fasciculus

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dor·sal lon·gi·tu·di·nal fas·cic·u·lus

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a bundle of thin, poorly myelinated nerve fibers reciprocally connecting the periventricular zone of the hypothalamus with ventral parts of the central gray substance of the midbrain.
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dorsal longitudinal fasciculus

An axon tract that interconnects the brainstem reticular formation and the hypothalamus.
See also: fasciculus
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Schütz,

Hugo, early 20th century German neurologist anatomist.
Schütz bundle - thin, poorly myelinated nerve fibers reciprocally connecting the periventricular zone of the hypothalamus with ventral parts of the central gray substance of the midbrain. Synonym(s): dorsal longitudinal fasciculus
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