Posterior median sulcus of spinal cord

The posterior median sulcus is the posterior end of the posterior median septum of neuroglia of the spinal cord. The septum varies in depth from 4 to 6 mm, but diminishes considerably in the lower part of the spinal cord.

Posterior median sulcus of spinal cord
Transverse section of the medulla spinalis in the mid-thoracic region.
Latinsulcus medianus posterior medullae spinalis
Anatomical terminology


This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 752 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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