PONTOCEREBELLAR PATHWAY

a neural pathway within the brain containing nerve fibers which stem from the pontine nuclei to the cerebellum. The cerebellum utilizes this data to integrate and refine muscular activity originated by the cerebral cortex.

PONTOCEREBELLAR PATHWAY: "The pontocerebellar pathway is not a sole indicator of pontocerebellar hypoplasia."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PONTOCEREBELLAR PATHWAY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pontocerebellar-pathway/ (accessed September 29, 2020).
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