Specializing in Canine and Feline Neurology and Neurosurgery for over 35 years

reticular formation

A diffuse network of nerve pathways in the brainstem connecting the spinal cord, cerebrum, and cerebellum, and mediating the overall level of consciousness.

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Related Words

brainstem  ;  cerebellum  ;  cerebrum  ;  nerve  ;  spinal cord