medial forebrain bundle


: a prominent tract of nerve fibers that connects the subcallosal area of the cerebral cortex with the lateral areas of the hypothalamus and that has fibers passing to the tuber cinereum, the brain stem, and the mammillary bodies

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“Medial forebrain bundle.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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