from The Century Dictionary.
- Relating both to the pons Varolii and to the spinal cord.
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The pontospinal fasciculus (Bechterew) arises from the cells in the reticular formation of the pons from the same and the opposite side and is associated in the brain-stem with the ventral longitudinal bundle.
IX. Neurology. 1F. Pathways from the Brain to the Spinal Cord 1918
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