Another nearby brain region, the medial caudate , showed increased activity not only during anticipation of increasing rewards but also during anticipation of increasing punishments.
The findings suggest that the hippocampal memory system sometimes interferes with learning in the caudate nucleus.
Inferiorly, the caudate lobe is near the inferior vena cava and the quadrate lobe rests near the gallbladder.
The caudate lobe, located in the lesser curvature of the stomach caudal to the duodenum, is one of the auxiliary lobes now used as a landmark for gastric surgery.
The putamen is separated from the caudate by the anterior limb of the internal capsule.
Atrophy is most marked in the corpus striatum of the basal ganglia, including the caudate and putamen.
Another similarity the researchers found was that both groups had decreases in activity in the right caudate .
A well-defined bundle of nerve fibers occupies the furrow between the caudate nucleus and the thalamus.
The term corpus striatum refers to the caudate , putamen, and globus pallidus.
Cranial CT and magnetic resonance imaging revealed a small metastasis in the right caudate nucleus.