occipital lobe

Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to occipital lobe: frontal lobe, parietal lobe, temporal lobe
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for occipital lobe

References in periodicals archive ?
E and F, Frontal and occipital lobes with appropriate gyration and lateral ventricles, respectively.
So we used the term "parietal lobe" to refer to the region behind the post central gyrus and in front of the occipital lobe according to the neuroimaging data (5).
The distinction between a bilateral infarct in the posterior cerebral artery territory and PRES can be made based on the fact that PRES does not commonly affect the calcarine and occipital lobe structure.
Figure 13 demonstrates a case of arterial infarct, with diffusion restriction in right inferior parietal lobule and temporal lobes, sparing the occipital lobe, in a typical distribution of posterior right middle cerebral artery territory.
0 cm and a left occipital lobe round hypodense lesion measuring approximately 1.
Achieved Vision gradually recovery normal milestones of improved for 2 development months MRI findings Bilateral extensive Hyperintense signals during the and confluent in both parieto- acute stage hyperintensities in occipital regions the white matter, with mild diffusion mostly in the restriction in T2 parietal and and flair images occipital lobe, (Fig.
In all women in whom a diagnosis of PRES was made, occipital lobe showed presence of infarction, edema, or hemorrhage.
The shambling Hollywood detective isn't much of a tonic for the primary visual cortex in the occipital lobe.
The occipital lobe is the part of the brain that helps us understand what we see.
CT scans of the brain demonstrated multiple low-density bilateral lesions of the temporal lobes, right parietal lobe and occipital lobe, suggestive of cerebral embolism.
And when you press another button an aqua blue light comes on, that's the occipital lobe, for your eyesight.
The researchers saw significant increases in sigma brainwave power after sleep compared to before in the visual cortical area in the occipital lobe of the volunteers' brains.
Each side of brain region as frontal lobe, temporal lobe, parietal lobe, occipital lobe, cerebellum, brain stem, basal ganglia, deep white matter and corpus callosum involved by the oedema was scored with 1 point.
Then one day you find you've become one of these"idiots"and you're wondering how to put a positive spin on a game that has been so bad your brain shuts down and your occipital lobe refuses to watch any more.
Each cerebral hemisphere is divided by deeper sulci (grooves) called fissures into five lobes, four located on the surface frontal lobe (the faces of the hemispheres), parietal lobe (central parts of the cerebral hemispheres), temporal lobe (external and lateral parts of the cerebral hemispheres) and occipital lobe (posterior parts of the cerebral hemispheres)-and one located centrally-the island (fig.