limbic cortex

limbic cortex

(1) Cingulate gyrus; gyrus cinguli [NA6]. 
(2) Limbic lobe.
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Jeste suggested that these neuro-biologic pathways help balance the phylogenetically older portions of the brain such as the limbic cortex with the more recently evolved prefrontal cortex.
It has been suggested that bingeing on high-carbohydrate, high-fat foods (ice cream, pizza, cookies, chocolate) has a drug-like effect in the nucleus accumbens, limbic cortex, and frontal cortex (Fortuna 1998; Wurtman & Wurtman 1989).
Frequent NFTs and NTs were distributed in all regions of the brain including the neocortex, the limbic cortex, subcortical ganglia and brainstem ganglia accompanied by loss of brain cells.
Limbic system: A set of brain structures, including the hippocampus, amygdala, anterior thalamic nuclei, septum, limbic cortex and fornix, that seemingly support a variety of functions, including emotion, behavior, motivation, long term memory, and olfaction.