strata parvocellularia nuclei dorsalis corporis geniculati lateralis


strata parvocellularia nuclei dorsalis corporis geniculati lateralis
[TA] parvocellular layers of dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus: the outer dorsal layers (laminae 3, 4, 5, 6) of the lateral geniculate nucleus, which are composed of small neurons receiving input from the contralateral (4, 6) and ipsilateral (3, 5) sides and collectively projecting to the primary visual cortex.

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