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caudate

[′kȯ‚dāt]
(zoology)
Having a tail or taillike appendage.
Any member of the Caudata.
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It is subdivided into caudate lobe proper, and the papillary process, the caudate process and the paracaval portion which is anterior to inferior vena cava.
Exceptions included evaluation of the right and caudate hepatic lobes due to incomplete contact of the probe with the liver surface.
Gaming has been shown to stimulate the caudate nucleus more than the hippocampus; 85 per cent of players rely on that part of the brain to navigate their way through a game.
Mapping of segmented structures: Once the image registration process was completed, nine already segmented mid-brain structures of reference image ie left ventricle, right ventricle, 3rd ventricle, left putamen, right putamen, left caudate nucleus, right caudate nucleus, anterior commissure and posterior commissure were mapped (Ali and Khan, 2011) from the reference image to target images by applying the final transformation achieved, as a result of registration process.
An initial MR of the patient's brain from an outside facility showed an area of abnormal restricted diffusion in the left caudate nucleus on diffuse weighted imaging (DWI) with corresponding abnormality on apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) map respectively, consistent with a recent vascular insult or inflammatory process.
For identification of PD and other related diseases, the Putamen and caudate area of the DaTscan needs to be analyzed and the sample images are presented in Fig.
Results: Compared with the healthy control group, the two schizophrenia groups showed significantly increased ReHo in the right caudate and inferior temporal gyrus and decreased ReHo in the bilateral postcentral gyrus and thalamus and the right inferior occipital gyrus (false discovery rate corrected, P < 0.
USPRwire, Fri Feb 12 2016] Huntington's disease (HD) is a rare, inherited, genetic disorder that causes progressive degeneration of the nerve cells of the brain especially the caudate, the putamen, and the cerebral cortex.
During evaluation of the patient found to be having a mass lesion in the liver adjacent to caudate lobe, which compresses inferior vena cava.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A new study published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society shows that while video game players (VGPs) exhibit more efficient visual attention abilities, they are also much more likely to use navigation strategies that rely on the brain's reward system (the caudate nucleus) and not the brain's spatial memory system (the hippocampus).
His cranial Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) results at the time are shown in Figure 1a: abnormal signals were found in his bilateral caudate nucleus, lenticular nucleus, and insula.
Cranial MRI revealed multiple abnormal signals in bilateral hemisphere and symmetric abnormal signal in bilateral caudate nucleus and putamen.