Temporopontine fibers

In the human nervous system the temporopontine fibers,[1] a component of the corticopontine tract are lateral to the cerebrospinal fibers; they originate in the temporal lobe and end in the nuclei pontis.

Temporopontine fibers
Latinfibrae temporopontinae
Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy


This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 802 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

  1. Kamali A, Kramer LA, Frye RE, Butler IJ, Hasan KM. Diffusion tensor tractography of the human brain cortico-ponto-cerebellar pathways: a quantitative preliminary study. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2010 Oct;32(4):809-17. doi: 10.1002/jmri.22330. PMID 20882611

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