Yıl 2019, Cilt 13 , Sayı 1, Sayfalar 66 - 70 2019-04-29

Morphological features of the ventral tegmental area: a brainstem structure related to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Ayşegül Güngör Aydın [1] , Esat Adıgüzel [2]


Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most common behavioral disorder of the childhood and more interest is raised by clinical investigators nowadays. In spite of being the most studied neurobehavioral condition in child psychiatry, the pathophysiology of ADHD remains elusive. The ventral tegmental area (VTA) has been implicated in the etiology of ADHD. This part of the midbrain needs to be investigated further due to its complex cytoarchitecture and connectivity in order to gain insight into the neurobiology of ADHD. In this review, we will first briefly explain the history of the VTA researches and then summarize the anatomical features and connectivity of this region. 

attention deficit hyperactivity disorder; dopamine; mesocortical pathway; ventral tegmental area
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Yazar: Ayşegül Güngör Aydın (Sorumlu Yazar)

Yazar: Esat Adıgüzel

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Yayımlanma Tarihi : 29 Nisan 2019

Bibtex @derleme { anatomy615136, journal = {Anatomy}, issn = {1307-8798}, eissn = {1308-8459}, address = {}, publisher = {Türk Anatomi ve Klinik Anatomi Derneği}, year = {2019}, volume = {13}, pages = {66 - 70}, doi = {}, title = {Morphological features of the ventral tegmental area: a brainstem structure related to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder}, key = {cite}, author = {Güngör Aydın, Ayşegül and Adıgüzel, Esat} }
APA Güngör Aydın, A , Adıgüzel, E . (2019). Morphological features of the ventral tegmental area: a brainstem structure related to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Anatomy , 13 (1) , 66-70 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/anatomy/issue/48567/615136
MLA Güngör Aydın, A , Adıgüzel, E . "Morphological features of the ventral tegmental area: a brainstem structure related to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder". Anatomy 13 (2019 ): 66-70 <https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/anatomy/issue/48567/615136>
Chicago Güngör Aydın, A , Adıgüzel, E . "Morphological features of the ventral tegmental area: a brainstem structure related to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder". Anatomy 13 (2019 ): 66-70
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AMA Güngör Aydın A , Adıgüzel E . Morphological features of the ventral tegmental area: a brainstem structure related to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Anatomy. 2019; 13(1): 66-70.
Vancouver Güngör Aydın A , Adıgüzel E . Morphological features of the ventral tegmental area: a brainstem structure related to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Anatomy. 2019; 13(1): 70-66.