basal ganglia circuit
The term basal ganglia circuit refers to a definition of the term " basal ganglia " widely used in clinical medicine and systems neuroscience. Based on the functional relatedness and connectivity of structures as well as proximity, it includes the striatum, the globus pallidus, the subthalamus and the substantia nigra ( Parent-1996 ). A thorough discussion of differences in use of the term " basal ganglia " is presented in Anthoney-1994.

Also known as: No other name for this structure has appeared in PubMed.NeuroNames ID : 2060

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