thalamic radiation


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thalamic radiation

Groups of fibers connecting the thalamus with the cerebral hemispheres. These include frontal, centroparietal, occipital, and optic radiations.
See also: radiation
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In addition to this, a meta-analysis which combined findings from 15 DTI studies reported two main regions in schizophrenia patients: left frontal and temporal white matter including anterior thalamic radiation (33).
The results of our study showed increased MD values within bilateral anterior thalamic radiation and superior longitudinal fasciculus, in addition to greater RD values within the left anterior temporal lobe and greater AD within the left superior longitudinal fasciculus.
Compared with the SC group, the CB group showed significantly lower FA in the ORs bilaterally (P < 0.05, FWE corrected) (Figure 1(a)), whereas the LB group showed significantly lower FA in the bilateral ORs, corpus callosum, anterior thalamic radiations, and frontal and parietal white matter regions (P < 0.05, FWE corrected) (Figure 1(b)).