posterior limiting nucleus of the thalamus
The term posterior limiting nucleus of the thalamus refers to a group of cells at the posteromedial boundary of the thalamus with the pretectal region in the rat ( Swanson-2004 ) and the mouse ( Paxinos-2001 ). It is one of four components of the lateral group of the dorsal thalamus in the polymodal association thalamus of the Functional CNS Model - Rat (see Models Where It Appears) below).

Also known as: No other name for this structure has appeared in PubMed.NeuroNames ID : 2249

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