nerve tract

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Synonyms for nerve tract

a bundle of myelinated nerve fibers following a path through the brain

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This procedure allows safety margins around nerve tracts in the brain to be more accurately determined.
This gives the neurosurgeon a reliable prognosis concerning where the incision in the brain should be made and which safety margins should be chosen to avoid harming nerve tracts and irreversibly damaging important functional areas.
Patients may suffer severe pain associated with lesions which erupt along nerve tracts.