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16 Cards in this Set

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Forebrain contains the following:
Cerebral cortex
Major fissure
Major gyri
four lobes
limbic system
basal ganglia
cerebral cortex includes
Neocortex and hippocampus
the four lobes are:
Limbic system contains which structures (EMOTIONS)
aygdala, hippocampus, cingulate cortex, fornix, septum, mamilary bodies
Basal ganglia includes(MOVEMENT):
Amygdala,Caudate nucleus, putamen, globus pallidus, substancia nigra, subthalamic nucleus, striatum,
The thalamus contains
lateral and medial geniculate nucleus (vision), massa intermedia
the hypothalamus includes:
mamilary bodies, others.
The midbrain includes
Tectum and tegementum
The tectum includes
superrior and inferror colliculi
the tegmentum includes
reticular formation
cerebral aqueduct
periaqueductal gray
substancia nigra
red nucleus
Supperior and inferior colliculus are involved in
Vision and audition
reticular formation is involved in
Movement, sleep, attention and muscle tone
red nucleus and substancia nigra are involved in
coordinating movement
the hindbrain includes:
Pons, Medulla, Cerebellum
cerebellum involved in
learning, skilled movements, sensory and motor processing and coordination
medulla oblongata involved in
vital fxns like breathing and heart rate.