medial forebrain bundle

noun

Medical Definition of 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.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/medial%20forebrain%20bundle. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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