nigrostriatal

adjective
ni·​gro·​stri·​a·​tal | \ ˌnī-grō-strī-ˈāt-ᵊl How to pronounce nigrostriatal (audio) \

Medical Definition of nigrostriatal

: of, relating to, or joining the corpus striatum and the substantia nigra the nigrostriatal dopamine pathway degenerates in Parkinson's disease— S. H. Snyder et al.

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“Nigrostriatal.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/nigrostriatal. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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