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Geniculate Bodies

Introduction: Geniculate Bodies

Description of Geniculate Bodies

Geniculate Bodies: Part of the diencephalon inferior to the caudal end of the dorsal thalamus. Includes the lateral geniculate body which relays visual impulses from the optic tract to the calcarine cortex, and the medial geniculate body which relays auditory impulses from the lateral lemniscus to the auditory cortex.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Geniculate Bodies

Source - MeSH 2007

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