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"Thalamus" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Paired bodies containing mostly gray substance and forming part of the lateral wall of the third ventricle of the brain. The thalamus represents the major portion of the diencephalon and is commonly divided into cellular aggregates known as nuclear groups.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Thalamus" by people in this website by year, and whether "Thalamus" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 21 publications over 17 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 1990 and 2000 and 2011 and 2012
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