Modality: Diagram

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  • Pineal region (an approach) - “ A systematic approach to the pineal region is crucial as it is at the confluence of many intracranial structures/regions and is the site of origin...”
  • Posterior commissure - “ The posterior commissure (PC) is a transversely-oriented commissural white matter tract that connects the two cerebral hemispheres along the midli...”
  • Third ventricle - “ The third ventricle is one of the four CSF-filled cavities that together comprise the ventricular system. Gross anatomy The third ventricle is a...”
  • Habenular commissure - “ The habenular commissure is a white matter tract connecting the two habenular nuclei and the internal medullary laminae 1. Whilst the exact role o...”
  • Pineal gland - “ The pineal gland is a small, pine-cone shaped structure considered to be part of the epithalamus. It is unpaired and situated in the midline.  Gr...”
  • Epithalamus - “ The epithalamus is a dorsal posterior segment of the diencephalon that includes the habenula, stria medullaris, pineal gland, and posterior commis...”

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