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1

The lateral horn is one of three grey ____________ of the spinal cord.

COLUMNS

2

Name the other 2/3 grey columns of the spinal cord, aside from the lateral horn?

ANTERIOR GREY COLUMN
+
POSTERIOR GREY COLUMN

3

The lateral horn is present at _______ levels of the spinal cord, through levels ______ - ______.

14 LEVELS
through
T1 - L2

4

Name the outflow that passes through the lateral horn?

SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM OUTFLOW
(T1 - L2)

5

What is the sympathetic NS also referred to as?

THORACOLUMBAR OUTFLOW