corona radiata
The term corona radiata refers to the appearance on gross dissection of fiber bundles in the cerebral white matter that radiate from the narrow internal capsule to the broad cerebral cortex. These fiber bundles include the auditory radiation, the optic radiation, the anterior thalamic radiations, the superior thalamic radiations, the inferior thalamic radiations the posterior thalamic radiations and others ( Carpenter-1983 ).

Also known as: No other name for this structure has appeared in PubMed.NeuroNames ID : 1446

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