The lentiform nucleus or lenticular nucleus comprises the putamen and the globus pallidus within the basal ganglia. It is a large, cone-shaped mass of gray matter just lateral to the internal capsule. [WP,unvetted]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lentiform_nucleus ]

Synonyms: nucleus lenticularis nucleus lentiformis

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Term information

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uberon_slim

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http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/f/fc/Gray741.png

editor note

TODO - add parts

external ontology notes

the EMAPA class is unclear

has related synonym

lenticular nucleus

nucleus lentiformis

id

UBERON:0002263