Encyclopedia of Pain

2007 Edition

Archispinothalamic Tract

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_274

Definition

Part of the Paleo-spinothalamic tract, it is an intersegmental nerve fiber tract that travels for 2–4 segments.

 Parafascicular Nucleus, Pain Modulation

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