Landmarks of the Brain

Landmarks of the Brain - Brain & Cranial Nerves...

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Landmarks of the Brain * The brain is divided into three major portions * cerebrum * cerebellum * brainstem Gross Anatomy of the Brain * Forebrain -(Prosencephalon) * telencephalon * Cerebral Hemispheres * Cerebral Cortex Basal ganglia Basal forebrain nuclei Amygdaloid Nucleus * diencephalon * Thalamus and Hypothalamus * Midbrain -mesencephalon * Hindbrain - (Rhombencephalon) * metencephalon * Pons and Cerebellum * mylencephalon * Medulla Oblongata Forebrain (Prosencephalon) * telencephalon * Cerebral Hemispheres * Cerebral Cortex Basal ganglia Basal forebrain nuclei Amygdaloid Nucleus * diencephalon * Thalamus and Hypothalamus Midbrain (mesencephalon) Hindbrain (rhombencephalon) * metencephalon * Pons and Cerebellum * mylencephalon * Medulla Oblongata
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Cerebrum Cerebrum Cerebrum * prominent sulci divide each hemisphere into five anatomically and functionally distinct lobes * frontal * central sulcus- posterior boundary * parietal * parieto-occipital sulcus- caudal boundary
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