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1

function of ventral anterior thalamic subnuclei

- motor

2

function of ventral lateral thalamic subnuclei

- motor

3

function of ventral posterior lateral thalamic subnuclei

- somatosensation (body)

4

function of ventral posterior medial thalamic subnuclei

- somatosensation (face)

5

function of lateral geniculate nucleus thalamic subnuclei

- vision

6

function of medial geniculate nucleus thalamic subnuclei

- hearing

7

which part of the hypothalamic nuclei is responsible for circadian rhythms

- suprachiasmatic nucleus

8

which part of the hypothalamic nuclei is responsible for ADH and oxytocin synthesis only

- supraoptic nucleus

9

which part of the hypothalamic nuclei is responsible for thermoregulation and sympathetic ANS

- posterior hypothalamic nucleus

10

which part of the hypothalamic nuclei is responsible for stimulating feeding behavior

lateral hypothalamic nucleus

11

which part of the hypothalamic nuclei is responsible for synthesizing ADH and oxytocin; and synthesizing other release factors; providing ANS projections to brainstem and spinal cord

- paraventricular nucleus

12

which part of the hypothalamic nuclei is responsible for satiety

- ventromedial hypothalamic nucleus

13

which part of the hypothalamic nuclei is responsible for thermoregulation and parasympathetic ANS

- anterior hypothalamic nucleus