The portion of the hypothalamus located generally internal to the region of the infundibulum. [ http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com ]

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Term information

latin term
area hypothalamica intermedia [ FMA : TA FMA : 62028 ]
abbreviation
IHR [ NIFSTD : NeuroNames_abbrevSource BIRNLEX : 1015 ]
latin term
regio hypothalamica intermedia [ NeuroNames : 392 ]
curator note
  • See notes for pars intermedia of adenohypophysis.
definition
  • The portion of the hypothalamus located generally internal to the region of the infundibulum.
external definition
  • Brain structure that lies perpendicular to the longitudinal axis of the embryonic neural tube, is continuous with the rostral hypothalamic proliferation and whose most lateral extent is deflected dorsally within the inferior lobe.[TAO]
has exact synonym
  • area hypothalamica intermedia
  • intermediate hypothalamic area
has related synonym
  • middle hypothalamus
  • medial hypothalamus
  • regio hypothalamica intermedia
  • intermediate hypothalamus
id
  • UBERON:0002555
taxon notes
  • In humans it contains the following nuclei: dorsal nucleus [TA] (nucleus dorsalis hypothalami [TA]), parts of the dorsomedial nucleus [TA] (nucleus dorsomedialis [TA]), arcuate nucleus [TA] (nucleus arcuatus [TA]), posterior periventricular nucleus [TA] (nucleus periventricularis posterior [TA]), retrochiasmatic area [TA] (area retrochiasmatica [TA]), lateral tuberal nuclei [TA] (nuclei tuberales laterales [TA]), and ventromedial nucleus [TA] (nucleus ventromedialis hypothalami