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Lateral View of Brainstem. Note the optic nerve (II) and optic chiasm (the crossing fibers of the optic nerve), and then the optic tract crossing the cerebral peduncle. Note the trigeminal nerve (V) exiting at the lateral surface of the pons (it goes through the middle cerebellar peduncle).

Software (C) 1997 <---> Images (C) 1999