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internal capsule

[in′tərn·əl ′kap·səl]
(neuroscience)
A layer of nerve fibers on the outer side of the thalamus and caudate nucleus, which it separates from the lenticular nucleus.
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We also found that DWI hyperintensity disappeared in the posterior limb of the internal capsule and centrum semiovale, which supports the hypothesis that the brain alterations attributable to MSUD encephalopathy can be reversed by appropriate treatment.
sup][34],[37] The isolated involvement of the centrum semiovale, internal capsule, and the periventricular area appeared in the present study as well as in other reports.
The same electrode can be used for stimulation, thereby checking for side-effects and unplanned effects on nearby structures, such as the optic tract or the internal capsule.
Right caudate hemorrhage with extension into the anterior limb of the Internal capsule and ventricular system.
Most of the available literature regarding imaging of neurotoxic changes induced by inhalation of heroin involved predominately the cerebellum, occipital lobes, posterior limb internal capsule and brainstem; however, our patient presented with the lesser known imaging finding of predominate involvement of the frontoparietal lobes.
1) indicated only a single lacunar infarct at the posterior limb of the right internal capsule without brain atrophy.
Other than typical localizations, sporadic cases exist involving demyelinated plaques in the cervical spinal cord, midbrain, medulla, internal capsule, and cerebral peduncle, even cases of MS not explainable by anatomical evidence have been reported (6,7).
The internal capsule has also been extensively studied.
CT scan of the head showed a hypodense area in the posterior limb of the right internal capsule.
Target areas for DBS are the frontal part of the internal capsule and ventral striatum, i.
They have taken the jig which has not really changed over the years, and developed an internal capsule which allows the angler to remove the hook.

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