Modality: Diagram

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  • Caudate nucleus - “ Caudate nuclei are paired nuclei which along with the globus pallidus and putamen are referred to as the corpus striatum, and collectively make up...”
  • Pons - “ The pons is the middle portion of the three parts of the brainstem, sitting above the medulla and below the midbrain. It acts as a relay between t...”
  • Cerebral peduncles - “ The cerebral peduncles (also known as the cerebral crus) are the part of the midbrain that link the remainder of the brainstem to the thalami and ...”
  • Medulla oblongata - “ The medulla oblongata (or simply the medulla) is the most caudal part of the brainstem between the pons superiorly and spinal cord inferiorly. It ...”
  • Midbrain - “ The midbrain, or mesencephalon, is the most rostral part of the brainstem and sits above the pons and is adjoined rostrally to the thalamus. Durin...”
  • Stria terminalis - “ The stria terminalis, also known as the terminal stria, is a fascicle of nerve fibers that runs across the lateral wall of the lateral intra-ventr...”
  • Corpora quadrigemina - “ The corpora quadrigemina (Latin for "quadruplet bodies") are the four colliculi, two inferior and two superior, that sit on the quadrigeminal plat...”

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