Building Brains: Sub-cortical structures of the brain

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This video presents various sub-cortical structures of the brain. The anatomy of the thalamus, basal ganglia, hippocampus and amygdala are explored including the functions, such as memory and its various components, and clinical presentation and assessment of dysfunction in each of these sub-cortical regions are presented.  



  1. Thalamus: Anatomy, Functions And Clinical Presentation of Dysfunction
  2. Basal Ganglia: Anatomy, Functions And Clinical Presentation of Dysfunction
  3. Hippocampus: Anatomy, Function of Memory And Clinical Presentation of Dysfunction
  4. Amygdala: Anatomy, Functions And Clinical Presentation of Dysfunction
  5. Conclusion


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