The predominant portion of the globus pallidus in the striatopallidal system, which is defined by connectivity and neurochemical staining. The dorsal pallidum is distinguished from the ventral pallidum by a boundary that is partially defined by the anterior commissure. The remainder of the boundary is indistinct in sections stained for Nissl substance ( Heimer-1995 ) [ NeuroNames:1604 ]

Synonyms: globus pallidus dorsal part

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pallidum dorsal region

dorsal globus pallidus