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Limbic &Hypothalamus

Neuroanatomy - Limbic System & Hypothalamus

Cingulate gyrus connections to other cortical areas
Parahipppocampal gyrus intermediate btwn. cingulate gyrus & hippocampus
amygdala fear, sexual inhibition, learned autonomic responses
Hippocampus new, short term memory
septal region sense of well being
hypothalamus somatic responses
Korsafoff's Syndrome afftected structrues dorsomedial thalamus & mamillary bodies
Korsakoff's Syndrome due to alcoholism & thiamine deficiency
Korsakoff's Syndrome symptoms loss of memory & confabulation
Kluver-Bucy Syndrome affected structures amygdala & hippocampus (deep temporal lobe)
Kluver-Bucy Syndrome symptoms loss of memory, fear, sexual inhibition
Arcuate Nucleus regulation of anterior pituitary
Anterior Nucleus parasympathetics, heat dissipation
Posterior Nucleus sympathetics, heat production
Supraoptic & paraventricular water balance (posterior pituitary)
lateral nucleus hunger & thirst
ventromedial nucleus satiety
suprachiasmatic nucleus circadian rhythms
papez circuit cingulate gyrus, cingulum, parahippocampal gyrus, hippocampus, fornix, mamillary bodies,mamillothalamic tract, thalamus, thalamocingulate radiation
Created by: JYarger