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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.

Review Date 7/3/2016

Updated by: Jason Levy, MD, Northside Radiology Associates, Atlanta, GA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.