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dorsal horn [1 record]

Record 1 2011-07-13


Subject field(s)
  • Nervous System

The horn-shaped configuration presented by the dorsal column of the spinal cord, playing an important role in the processing and transmission of pain information from the body to the central nervous system.


  • Système nerveux

Extrémité postérieure de l'axe gris médullaire, située de chaque côté et en arrière du canal épendymaire, impliquée dans l'intégration des informations douloureuses.


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