Encyclopedia of Pain

2007 Edition

Anterior Pulvinar Nucleus

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_238

Definition

The Anterior Pulvinar Nucleus extends from the medial pulvinar and posterior nuclei, situated between the centre median and ventral posterior nuclei.

 Thalamic Nuclei Involved in Pain, Human and Monkey

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