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Nervous tissue, ventral horn of spinal cord

The conspicuous neuron cell bodies in the ventral horn of the spinal cord belong to lower motor neurons.  Their axons pass through the white matter to enter the ventral roots of spinal nerves.

 


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SIUC / School of Medicine / Anatomy / David King

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Last updated:  8 December 2003 / dgk