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1

Which thalamic nucleus receives input from the medial lemniscal and anterolateral systems?

VPL

2

Which thalamic nucleus receives input from the trigeminal lemniscus and trigeminothalamic tract?

VPM

3

Which thalamic nucleus receives input from the inferior colliculus (auditory)

MGN

4

Which thalamic nucleus receives input from the optic tract?

LGN

5

Which two thalamic nuclei send projections to the Primary motor and SMA cortices?

VA and VL

6

Which thalamic nuclei receive input from the BG and cerebellum

VA and VL

7

Which thalamic nuclei are involved inthe limbic system?

ANT and LD

8

Which thalamic nucleus receives input from the mamillary bodies?

ANT (ipsilateral via mamillothalamic tract)

9

Which thalamic nucleus receives input from the entorhinal cortex?

LD