CORTICOFUGAL

depicting nerve fibers or paths that leave the cerebellar or cerebral cortex. These fibers are: cortinconuclear, corticopontine, and corticospinal types.

CORTICOFUGAL: "Severed corticofugal nerve fibers can sometimes fuse back together or build new pathways."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CORTICOFUGAL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/corticofugal/ (accessed September 28, 2020).
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