lateral funiculus n.
The lateral white column of the spinal cord between the points of exit and entry of the anterior and posterior nerve roots.
- Lateral geniculate body
lateral geniculate body n. The lateral mass of a pair of small oval masses that protrude slightly from the posteroinferior aspects of the thalamus, serving as a processing station in the major pathway from the retina to the cerebral cortex.
- Lateral great muscle
lateral great muscle n. See lateral vastus muscle.
- Lateral hemianopsia
lateral hemianopsia n. See homonymous hemianopsia.
- Lateral hermaphroditism
lateral hermaphroditism n. Hermaphroditism in which a testis is present on one side of the body and an ovary on the other.