lateral spinal sclerosis n.
An amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in which degeneration of the lateral tracts of the spinal cord causes spastic paraplegia.
noun 1. a system of coding navigational aids by shape, color, and number, according to the side of a channel they occupy and their relative position along that side.
- Lateral thalamic peduncle
lateral thalamic peduncle n. The massive group of fibers that emerges from the laterodorsal side of the thalamus to join the radiate crown.
- Lateral thinking
noun 1. a way of solving problems by rejecting traditional methods and employing unorthodox and apparently illogical means noun an unorthodox approach to problem-solving, often looking at a problem from other ‘sides’ rather than head-on
- Lateral thoracic vein
lateral thoracic vein n. A tributary of the axillary vein, draining the lateral thoracic wall and communicating with the thoracoepigastric and intercostal veins.