MAMMILLARY BODY

found at the base of the brain which is also adjacent to the pituitary stalk consisting of small, spherical nuclei.

MAMMILLARY BODY: "A component of the limbic system, the mammillary body is found at the base of the brain and consists of a pair of small spherical nuclei."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MAMMILLARY BODY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/mammillary-body/ (accessed June 24, 2021).
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