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Ascending Pathways

Ascending Neuro Tract Pathways

Dorsal Column/medial lemniscus Pathway dorsal horn > ascends up sc IL > cross in medulla > terminate in CL VPL > 3,1,2
Anterior Spinocerebellar Pathway enters dorsal root > immediately crosses > ascends to cerebellum
Posterior Spinocerebellar Pathway enters dorsal root below T6 > stays IL > ascends to cerebellum
Cuneocerebellar Pathway enters dorsal root above T6 > stays IL > ascends to cerebellum
Lateral Spinothalamic Pathway enter spinal cord > terminate in layer 1 IL dorsal horn > cross immediately > ascends CL > VPL (from the body) > 3,1,2
Anterior Spinothalamic Pathway layer 2 and 3 of IL dorsal horn > crosses immediatly > ascends CL ( to different sports) > insula/cingulate gyrus
Sensory Trigeminal Pathway enters in pons > crosses immediately > CL VPM or VPI -> cortex 3,1,2
Spinal Trigeminal Pathway enter brainstem at pons> descends IL-> cross in medulla > ascends as part of ventral trigeminal tract to VPM or IL > 3,1,2 or insula/cingulate gyrus
Created by: wrenlette
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