anterior amygdaloid area

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anterior amygdaloid area

[TA]
the most rostral portion of the amygdaloid complex, composed of scattered cells representing a transition into the more distinctly organized divisions of the amygdala.
Synonym(s): area amygdaloidea anterior [TA]

an·te·ri·or a·myg·da·loid ar·ea

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr ă-mig'dă-loyd ār'ē-ă) [TA]
The most rostral portion of the amygdaloid complex composed of scattered cells representing a transition into the more distinctly organized divisions of the amygdala.
Synonym(s): area amygdaloidea anterior [TA] .
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Recent studies in this area deal with the expression of c-Fos protein after ischemic attack mainly in the hippocampus of rats, without taking some other parts of the limbic system as subject of their interest, such as the area amygdaloidea anterior and nc.
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