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Medical Term:

anterior thalamic radiation


Definition: radiation formed by fibers interconnecting, via the anterior limb of the internal capsule, the anterior and medial thalamic nuclei and the cerebral cortex of the frontal lobe (excluding the precentral gyrus bordering on the central sulcus).

Synonym(s): radiatio thalami anteriorTA

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