amygdaloid


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a·myg·da·loid

(ă-mig'dă-loyd),
Resembling an almond or a tonsil.
[amygdala + G. eidos, appearance]

amygdaloid

(ə-mĭg′də-loid′)
n.
A volcanic rock containing many amygdules.
adj. also amygdaloidal (-loi′dl)
1. Shaped like an almond.
2. Anatomy Of or relating to the amygdala.
3. Resembling a volcanic rock that contains many amygdules.

a·myg·da·loid

(ă-mig'dă-loyd)
Resembling an almond or a tonsil.
[amygdala + G. eidos, appearance]

amygdaloid

1. Almond shaped.
2. Relating to the AMYGDALA.

a·myg·da·loid

(ă-mig'dă-loyd)
Resembling an almond or a tonsil.
[amygdala + G. eidos, appearance]
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Wyss, "The cortical projection of the basolateral amygdaloid nucleus in the rat: a retrograde fluorescent dye study, "Journal of Comparative Neurology, vol.
Cannulae and microinjections reached the vicinity of the MePD in these nontarget groups, and their data served to evaluate possible effects of the tested drugs in other medial amygdala subnuclei, other adjacent amygdaloid nuclei, in the optic tract, or in the ventral basal ganglia, all structures close to the MePD (Figure 2).
[2.] Bassi GS, de Carvalho MC, Brandao ML (2014) Effects of substance P and Sar-Met-SP, a NK1 agonist, in distinct amygdaloid nuclei on anxiety-like behavior in rats.
(2011) Unique inhibitory synapse with particularly rich endocannabinoid signaling machinery on pyramidal neurons in basal amygdaloid nucleus.
(15) It has been reported that lesions in the amygdaloid complex reduce opioid-induced analgesia.
[11-12] In 2000 Yoshimoto and colleagues [13] reported a doserelated elevation of extracellular DA levels in the amygdala after intraperitoneal injection of ethanol and a delayed elevation of DA after ethanol injection in the central amygdaloid nucleus via a microdialysis membrane.
Most important are the hypothalamus, amygdaloid complex and midbrain.
Aguilera, "Hypothalamic and amygdaloid corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH) and CRH receptor-1 mRNA expression in the stress-hyporesponsive late pregnant and early lactating rat," Molecular Brain Research, vol.
Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging showed symmetrical calcifications on the amygdaloid nucleus and uncus.
The basomedial and basolateral amygdaloid nuclei contribute to the induction of long-term potentiation in the dentate gyrus in vivo.
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