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Flashcards in Thalamus and Internal Capsule Deck (8):
1

What divides the thalamus into several nuclei?

Internal Medullary Lamina

2

What are the majority of the inputs to the thalamus?

Regulatory inputs - thalamus decides what information passes on

3

VPL Input

Medial Lemniscus and STT (spinal)

4

VPM Input

Medial Lemniscus and STT (trigeminal)

5

VA/VL Input

Basal Ganglia and Cerebellum

6

VPL Output

Postcentral Gyrus (Sensory Cortex)

7

VPM Output

Postcentral Gyrus (Sensory Cortex)

8

VA/VL Output

Precentral Gyrus (Motor Cortex)

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