Definition of Lateral geniculate nucleus

1. Noun. The nucleus of the thalamus which received input from the optic tract. ¹



2. Noun. The nucleus which is organized into magnocellular, parvocellular and koniocellular ¹

3. Noun. This nucleus projects to the Striate cortex, or primary visual cortex ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Lateral Geniculate Nucleus

lateral epicondyle of femur
lateral epicondyle of humerus
lateral epicondylitis
lateral excursion
lateral femoral circumflex artery
lateral femoral cutaneous nerve
lateral femoral tuberosity
lateral fillet
lateral folds
lateral fossa of brain
lateral frontobasal artery
lateral funiculus
lateral funiculus of spinal cord
lateral gene transfer
lateral geniculate body
lateral geniculate nucleus (current term)
lateral ginglymus
lateral glossoepiglottic fold
lateral great muscle
lateral ground bundle
lateral group of axillary lymph nodes
lateral hermaphroditism
lateral horn
lateral humeral epicondylitis
lateral hypothalamic area
lateral hypothalamic region
lateral illumination
lateral incisor
lateral inferior genicular artery

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