Portion of internal capsule lying between the lenticular nucleus and the head of the caudate nucleus. [ NLX:144257 ]

Synonyms: crus anterius capsulae internae capsula interna, pars anterior

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Term information

latin term
crus anterius capsulae internae [ FMA:61952 FMA:TA ]

latin term
capsula interna, pars anterior [ FMA:TA FMA:61952 ]

external definition

The anterior limb of internal capsule (or frontal part) contains: (1) fibers running from the thalamus to the frontal lobe; (2) fibers connecting the lentiform and caudate nuclei; (3) fibers connecting the cortex with the corpus striatum; and (4) fibers passing from the frontal lobe through the medial fifth of the base of the cerebral peduncle to the nuclei pontis[Wikipedia:Anterior_limb_of_internal_capsule].

has related synonym

anterior limb

anterior internal capsule

id

UBERON:0014526

taxon notes

the streaming fibers of the anterior internal capsule separate the caudate nucleus and putamen in the human brain (in the mouse brain the caudoputamen is continuous)[ISBN:0123813611]