periventricular nucleus of the hypothalamus
The term periventricular nucleus of the hypothalamus refers to a composite substructure of the hypothalamus that consists of the preoptic periventricular nucleus, the intermediate periventricular nucleus and the posterior periventricular nucleus ( Saper-1990 ). See also anteroventral periventricular nucleus.

Also known as: periventricular hypothalamic nucleusNeuroNames ID : 1593

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