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Tectal plate

Known as: Quadrigeminal Body, Quadrigemina, Lamina, Lamina quadrigemina 
The two pairs of colliculi located on the dorsal surface of the midbrain known as the inferior and superior colliculus.
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
WCN 2013 No: 856 Topic: 1 — Epilepsy Clinical presentation and neurophysiological findings in patients with pineal region… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
The cerebellum is a major motor structure. However, in humans, its efferent topographical organization remains controversial and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE: To describe the surgical anatomy of the anterior, middle, and posterior portions of the medial temporal region and to… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Considering the influence of the substantia nigra on mesencephalic neurons involved with fear-induced reactions organized in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECT Dermoid and epidermoid cysts are rare space-occupying lesions of the central nervous system. Although characterized by a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECT The purpose of this investigation was to describe and compare through cadaveric dissection the microsurgical exposure… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The results of MR imaging of the brain at 1.5 T in 42 adults with non-Wilsonian chronic hepatic failure are reported. T1-weighted… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
A study of goldfish optic tectum was performed with rapid-Golgi, Golgi-Kopsch and a modified Golgi-Cox impregnation which proved… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
The nucleus rotundus receives a massive ascending projection from the optic tectum. Stereotaxic lesions were placed in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
Several recent studies have indicated that the optic tectum or superior colliculus may serve more important and diverse functions… Expand
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