extended striatum
The term extended striatum refers to a composite structure of the extended cerebral nuclei defined on the basis of embryonic derivation from the lateral ventricular ridge. It includes the classical striatum, nucleus accumbens, striatal fundus (rodent), olfactory tubercle, lateral septal complex, anterior amygdalar area, central amygdalar nucleus, medial amygdalar nucleus and intercalated amygdalar nuclei ( Swanson-2004 ).

Also known as: StriatumNeuroNames ID : 2674

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