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Review Article

A Medley of Midbrain Maladies: A Brief Review of Midbrain Anatomy and Syndromology for Radiologists

Figure 3

Major white matter tracts within the tegmentum at the level of the inferior colliculus. White matter tracts include ascending sensory fibers within the medial lemniscus, trigeminal lemniscus, and spinothalamic tracts. Decussating cerebellar fibers within the brachium conjunctivum are involved in motor coordination.

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