Deep Structure In The Brain

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Another deep structure within the brain is the thalamus. The thalamus is the relay station for all of the signals that come into the cortex. The thalamus identifies the signals that are being sent to the brain that include senses from vision, hearing, touch, and taste. Once the signal is identified the thalamus then directs it to the particular lobe necessary for the brain to process it. If the thalamus were to become damaged the processing of senses would become impaired and confusion would occur often when ever one was trying to process something. Another structure in the brain that serves as an important functional component is the basal ganglia. The basal ganglia is made up of the caudate, putamen, and globus palldius. Those three components
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