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Lobes of the brain

Lobes of the brain

Overview

Each lobe of the brain has a different set of functions, so damage to a particular lobe may determine the type of problems that could be expected.

Update Date 12/10/2012

Updated by: Javed Qureshi, MD, American Board of Radiology, Victoria Radiology Associates, Victoria, TX. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, and Stephanie Slon.