Epithalamus

Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

The epithalamus is a dorsal posterior segment of the diencephalon which includes the habenula, the stria medullaris and the pineal gland. Its function is the connection between the limbic system to other parts of the brain.


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Section: Anatomy
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