subthalamus


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Related to subthalamus: epithalamus, metathalamus
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Noun1.subthalamus - the ventral part of the thalamus
neural structure - a structure that is part of the nervous system
subthalamic nucleus - an oval mass of grey matter located in the caudal part of the subthalamus; associated with the striate body
thalamus - large egg-shaped structures of grey matter that form the dorsal subdivision of the diencephalon
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The thalamus and subthalamus innervation areas of the frontal lobe, optic tract, and cranial nerves III, IV, and VI, which control extraocular muscles and eyelid muscles, were responsible for Maura's symptoms.