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Ventral white column

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ventral white column --> white commissure

A narrow band of white substance bordering on the anterior median fissure of the spinal cord in front of the anterior gray commissure, and consisting of nerve fibres crossing over from one half of the spinal cord to the other.

Synonym: commissura alba, anterior white commissure, commissura ventralis alba, ventral white column.