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Medical Term:

lenticular fasciculus


the pallidal efferent fibers that cross the internal capsule and are insinuated between the subthalamic nucleus and zona incerta; they join in the formation of the thalamic fasciculus.

Synonym(s): fasciculus lenticularisTA

See Also: lenticular loop

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