SUBTHALAMIC NUCLEUS

element of the subthalamus which is connected with the globus pallidus and is part of downward path of the basal ganglia. It is also a part that makes up Extrapykamidai tract.

SUBTHALAMIC NUCLEUS: "Example: Subthalamic nucleus is shaped like a lens."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SUBTHALAMIC NUCLEUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/subthalamic-nucleus/ (accessed October 26, 2020).
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