Radiopaedia's 25% off Courses and All-Access Passes ends tomorrow! EXPLORE OUR COURSES

Subcortical U-fibers and juxtacortical lesions (illustration)

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Illustrations depicting the course of subcortical u-fibers and the relative positions for juxtacortical and subcortical lesions. 

Case Discussion

These illustrations are based on the diagrams from "Sobotta's Textbook and Atlas of Human Anatomy 1908", the copyright of which has lapsed. The source files were obtained from wikimedia commons, and are listed below. 

The images have been edited to remove labels, change contrast and slightly tweak some details. In some instances more than one image has been combined (for example the cut-away views of the insular cortex). 

Source files

  1. insular cortex:
  2. lateral brain:
PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 58883
Published: 11th Mar 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.