Fronto-


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Fron´to-


1.(Anat.) A combining form signifying relating to the forehead or the frontal bone; as, fronto-parietal, relating to the frontal and the parietal bones; fronto-nasal, etc.
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Furthermore, the researchers found that women with PMDD who were carriers of the BDNF Val66Met risk genetic mutation had lower activation of the fronto-!cingulate cortex region in the luteal phase, suggesting difficulty with control of anxiety by the brain.