Basal ganglia

What is Basal ganglia?

A part of brain responsible for voluntary movements and actions ,eye movements and responsible for habits in an individual .

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what is a pontine lacunar infarct and is it the same as basal ganglia lacunar infarct?

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They are different.

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what does physiologic mineralization in the basal ganglia mean
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Normal age related calcification of basal ganglia.Not a disease.

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my wife has undergone a ct scan of brain where report has shown that C.T.image morphology is in favour of right basal ganglia clacification is...

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Likely physiological.Needs clinical correlation.

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