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Meyer loop

Dr Henry Knipe and Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

The Meyer loop is part of the optic radiation which sweeps back on itself into the temporal lobe, just lateral to the temporal horn of the lateral ventricle. It can be injured in temporal lobectomy, resulting in a superolateral field cut, the so called pie-in-the-sky field cut.

Anatomy: Brain

Anatomy: Brain

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Section: Anatomy
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