Dorsal components of the striatum comprising the caudate nucleus and the putamen, in species that have distinct nuclei; the caudoputamen in species which don't. [ NLXANAT : 1010001 ]

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Term information

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definition
  • Dorsal components of the striatum comprising the caudate nucleus and the putamen, in species that have distinct nuclei; the caudoputamen in species which don't.
external definition
  • According to BrainInfo it is a part of the basal ganglia comprising the globus pallidus and striatum
  • According to the 1917 version of Gray's Anatomy, it is the combination of the lentiform nucleus (putamen and the globus pallidus) and the caudate nucleus
  • It may also refer to both the basal ganglia and the internal capsule collectively.
  • The term dorsal striatum refers to a composite structure of the endbrain that is defined in the striatopallidal system by connectivity and neurochemical staining. It includes most of the striatum ( Heimer-1995 ). The boundary between this structure and the ventral striatum is indistinct in sections stained for Nissl substance.
  • It may also refer to the putamen and caudate collectively.
has exact synonym
  • striatum dorsal region
has related synonym
  • caudoputamen
  • striatum dorsale
  • striated body
  • corpus striatum
  • dorsal basal ganglion
  • dorsal basal ganglia
id
  • UBERON:0005382