The medial temporal lobe.

@article{Squire2004TheMT,
  title={The medial temporal lobe.},
  author={Larry R. Squire and Craig E. L. Stark and Robert E Clark},
  journal={Annual review of neuroscience},
  year={2004},
  volume={27},
  pages={
          279-306
        }
}
The medial temporal lobe includes a system of anatomically related structures that are essential for declarative memory (conscious memory for facts and events). The system consists of the hippocampal region (CA fields, dentate gyrus, and subicular complex) and the adjacent perirhinal, entorhinal, and parahippocampal cortices. Here, we review findings from humans, monkeys, and rodents that illuminate the function of these structures. Our analysis draws on studies of human memory impairment and… 

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