ni·​gro·​stri·​a·​tal ˌnī-grō-strī-ˈāt-ᵊl How to pronounce nigrostriatal (audio)
: of, relating to, or joining the corpus striatum and the substantia nigra
the nigrostriatal dopamine pathway degenerates in Parkinson's diseaseS. H. Snyder et al.

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“Nigrostriatal.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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