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pallidum

 [pal´ĭ-dum]
the globus pallidus of the brain. adj., adj pal´lidal.

glo·bus pal·'li·dus

[TA]
the inner and lighter gray portion of the lentiform nucleus; composed of a lateral segment (globus pallidus lateralis [TA]) and a medial segment (globus pallidus medialis [TA]) separated by a vertically oriented lamina of fibers, the lamina medullaris medialis [TA] (medial medullary lamina [TA]). The medial segment may also be incompletely divided into a lateral part [TA] (pars laterallis [TA]) and a medial part [TA] (pars medialis [TA]) by the accessory medullary lamina [TA] (lamina medullaris accessoria [TA]).
See also: paleostriatum.
Synonym(s): pallidum [TA], pale globe

pallidum

/pal·li·dum/ (pal´ĭ-dum) globus pallidus.pal´lidal

pallidum

(păl′ĭ-dəm)

pallidum

glo·bus pal·li·dus

(glō'bŭs pal'i-dŭs) [TA]
The inner and lighter gray portion of the lentiform nucleus.
See also: paleostriatum
Synonym(s): pallidum.

pallidum

the globus pallidus of the brain.
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