Medical Definition of Corpus dentatum

1. The most lateral and largest of the cerebellar nuclei; it receives the axons of the Purkinje cells of the neocerebellum (lateral areas of cerebellar cortex); together with the more medially located globosus and emboliform nuclei it is the major source of fibres composing the massive superior cerebellar peduncle or brachium conjunctivum. Synonym: nucleus dentatus cerebelli, corpus dentatum, dentatum. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Corpus Dentatum

corpus arantii
corpus callosum
corpus candicans
corpus cavernosum conchae
corpus ciliare
corpus claviculae
corpus coccygeum
corpus costae
corpus delicti
corpus dentatum (current term)
corpus epididymidis
corpus epididymis
corpus femoris
corpus fetishism
corpus fibrosum
corpus fibulae
corpus fimbriatum
corpus fornicis
corpus gastricum
corpus geniculatum externum
corpus geniculatum internum
corpus geniculatum laterale
corpus geniculatum mediale
corpus glandulae sudoriferae

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