"Limbic System" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A set of forebrain structures common to all mammals that is defined functionally and anatomically. It is implicated in the higher integration of visceral, olfactory, and somatic information as well as homeostatic responses including fundamental survival behaviors (feeding, mating, emotion). For most authors, it includes the AMYGDALA; EPITHALAMUS; GYRUS CINGULI; hippocampal formation (see HIPPOCAMPUS); HYPOTHALAMUS; PARAHIPPOCAMPAL GYRUS; SEPTAL NUCLEI; anterior nuclear group of thalamus, and portions of the basal ganglia. (Parent, Carpenter's Human Neuroanatomy, 9th ed, p744; NeuroNames, http://rprcsgi.rprc.washington.edu/neuronames/index.html (September 2, 1998)).
- Limbic System
- Limbic Systems
- System, Limbic
- Systems, Limbic
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Limbic System" by people in Profiles.
Peripheral Guanylate Cyclase-C modulation of corticolimbic activation and corticotropin-releasing factor signaling in a rat model of stress-induced colonic hypersensitivity. Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2021 03; 33(3):e14076.
Carriage of Supernumerary Sex Chromosomes Decreases the Volume and Alters the Shape of Limbic Structures. eNeuro. 2018 Sep-Oct; 5(5).
The effects of multidisciplinary therapy on positron emission tomography of the brain in fibromyalgia: a pilot study. Rheumatol Int. 2007 Sep; 27(11):1019-24.
Developmental sex differences in amino acid neurotransmitter levels in hypothalamic and limbic areas of rat brain. Neuroscience. 1999; 90(4):1471-82.