"Pyramidal Tracts" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Fibers that arise from cells within the cerebral cortex, pass through the medullary pyramid, and descend in the spinal cord. Many authorities say the pyramidal tracts include both the corticospinal and corticobulbar tracts.
- Pyramidal Tracts
- Pyramidal Tract
- Tract, Pyramidal
- Tracts, Pyramidal
- Corticobulbar Tracts
- Corticobulbar Tract
- Tract, Corticobulbar
- Tracts, Corticobulbar
- Corticospinal Tracts
- Corticospinal Tract
- Tract, Corticospinal
- Tracts, Corticospinal
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Pyramidal Tracts" by people in Profiles.
Voluntary muscle activation and evoked volitional-wave responses as a function of torque. J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2018 Aug; 41:1-8.
Anatomy and white matter connections of the orbitofrontal gyrus. J Neurosurg. 2018 06; 128(6):1865-1872.
A Simplified Method of Accurate Postprocessing of Diffusion Tensor Imaging for Use in Brain Tumor Resection. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2017 02 01; 13(1):47-59.
Assessing forelimb function after unilateral cervical spinal cord injury: novel forelimb tasks predict lesion severity and recovery. J Neurotrauma. 2012 Feb 10; 29(3):488-98.
Intraoperative monitoring of motor evoked potentials in very young children. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2011 Apr; 7(4):331-7.