medial cutaneous nerve of calf n.
A nerve that arises from the tibial nerve in the popliteal space, unites in the middle of the leg with the communicating branch of the common peroneal nerve to form the sural nerve, and is distributed to the skin of the distal and lateral surfaces of the leg and the ankle.
- Medial cutaneous nerve of forearm
medial cutaneous nerve of forearm n. A nerve that arises from the medial cord of the brachial plexus and supplies the skin of the anterior and ulnar surfaces of the forearm.
- Medial forebrain bundle
medial forebrain bundle n. A fiber system running longitudinally through the lateral zone of the hypothalamus, connecting it with the midbrain tegmentum and various components of the limbic system.
- Medial geniculate body
medial geniculate body n. The medial group of a pair of prominent cell groups in the posteroinferior aspects of the thalamus, serving as the last of a series of processing stations along the auditory conduction pathway to the cerebral cortex.
- Medial great muscle
medial great muscle n. See medial vastus muscle.