proper sensory nucleus
The term proper sensory nucleus refers to a subdivision of the spinal central gray; it occupies the portion of the posterior gray column that corresponds to lamina III and lamina IV ( Carpenter-1983 ). In the functional model of central nervous system organization it is classified as part of the subcortical somatosensory system ( Swanson-2004 ) (see Models Where It Appears below).

Also known as: nucleus propriusNeuroNames ID : 1633

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