Flashcards in SC White Matter and Tracts Deck (12)
What are tracts?
BUNDLE OF AXONS IN CNS
__________ __________ consists of myelinated and unmyelinated axons of sensory neurons, interneurons, and motor neurons.
Ascending tracts are ______________.
Descending tracts are _____________.
Most sensory tracts begin with what prefix?
Followed by part of brain where tract leads.
Motor tracts end with what suffix?
Name the aka for fasiculus gracilis?
TRACT OF GOLL
Name the aka for fasiculus cuneatus?
TRACT OF BURDACH
Fasiculus gracilis picks up info from where?
T7 and BELOW
Fasiculus cuneatus picks up info from where?
T6 and above
A _________ __________ is ONE motor neuron and all of the muscle fibers that it innervates.