The Stria Terminalis, The Ventral Amygdaloid Pathways, and Related Amygdaloid Connections

  • Leonard W. Hamilton


The amygdala is composed of a group of nuclei located just beneath the cortical mantle of the inferior temporal lobe. This region is interconnected with cortical regions, the olfactory system, and portions of the thalamus and hypothalamus.


Olfactory System Anterior Commissure Stria Terminalis Medial Nucleus Anterior Hypothalamus 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • Leonard W. Hamilton
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  1. 1.Rutgers UniversityNew BrunswickUSA

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