Thalamus Chart - Nucleus Thalamus Input From Output...

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Page 1 Nucleus Input From Output Responsibility Thalamus Two-way system. Input from all sensory except Thalamocortical and smell corticothalamic. Thalamus posterior cerebral arteries and parts of MCA called anterior choroidal a. to cortex Non-Specific Nuclei Midline Nucleus Hypothalamus and Amygdala Widespread to cerebral cortex and basal Visceral and emotional responses ganglia Centromedian Nucleus Spinal cord, brainstem and basal Widespread to cerebral cortex and basal Regulates arousal and cortical activity (CM) ganglia ganglia Associative Nuclei Mediodorsal Nucleus Entorhinal cortex Pre-frontal association cortex Interpret, integrate and respond to smell (MD) *Lesion can cause anxiety relief; same effects as prefrontal lobotomy; Affected in Korsakoff's Pulvinar Nucleus Retina, pretectum, superior occipital, parietal, temporal Visual integration: Interpretation and response colliculus, visual association Lateral Posterior Nucleus Pretectum and superior colliculum posterior parietal association cortex
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