Anterior lobe of cerebellum

The anterior lobe of cerebellum is the portion of the cerebellum responsible for mediating unconscious proprioception. Inputs into the anterior lobe of the cerebellum are mainly from the spinal cord.[1]

Anterior lobe of cerebellum
Superior view of an cerebellum. Anterior lobe shown in red.
The anterior lobe    is demarcated by the primary fissure from the posterior lobe   .
LatinLobus anterior cerebelli
NeuroLex IDbirnlex_1118
Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy

In alcoholics, it can deteriorate.[2]

It is sometimes equated to the "paleocerebellum".[3]

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  1. Siegel, Allan Siegel, Hreday N. Sapru; case histories written by Heidi E. (2011). Essential neuroscience (2nd ed.). Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. p. 190. ISBN 9780781783835.
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  3. "The Cerebellum".

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