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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or being or involving nerve centers below the cerebral cortex.

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  • The caudate nucleus is part of the telencephalon (forebrain), but is inside (underneath) of the cerebral cortex, so it is called a subcortical nucleus.
  • They are called subcortical areas.
  • The subcortical portions of the cerebrum are not all white matter.
  • Tourrette's is a disorder of the basal ganglia, subcortical structures of the brain. for more
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