external capsule


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external capsule

n.
A thin layer of white substance in the brain that separates the claustrum from the lentiform nucleus.
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Then the liquid in the internal capsule was discharged to reduce the pressure of the external capsule to 0.1 mPa.
Tubercular Meningitis-induced infarcts were most commonly located in basal ganglia (73.3%) followed by thalamus (33.3%), brainstem (33.3%), frontal lobe (33.3%), internal capsule (26.7%), cerebellar hemisphere (26.7%), corpus callosum (20%), parietal lobe (6.7%) and external capsule (6.7%).
Serial coronal sections of the brain were obtained, and 5 [micro]m-thick sections including the motor cortex (primary and secondary motor cortex) and the external capsule were prepared for H-E stain and immunohistochemical study with anti-glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) antibody (ab4674, Abcam, Cambridge, MA, 1 : 500 dilution, 30min) and secondary antibody (ab6877, Abcam, 1 : 200 dilution, 20 min).