Dissecting the White Matter Tracts:
Interactive Diffusion Tensor Imaging Teaching Atlas
T Hutchins, HC Herrod, E Quigley, J Anderson, K Salzman
University of Utah Department of Neuroradiology
 
Tutorial
Introduction
Major White Matter Tracts
Brain Stem
Projection Fibers
Association Fibers
    Superior longitudinal fasciculus
    Inferior longitudinal fasciculus
    Superior fronto-occipital fasc.
    Inferior fronto-occipital fasciculus
    Uncinate fasciculus
    Cingulum
    Fornix
    Stria terminalis
Commissural Fibers
DTI Atlas
 
 
 
  Cingulum
           
 
Connects:
  Prefrontal cortex and other portions of frontal lobe to more posterior
          structures including temporal lobe and hippocampus    
     
Function:
  Integrates executive function nuclei    
       
Clinical:
  Disruption implicated in Alzheimer's dz. and vascular dementia;    
            post-surgical disruption related to behavioral abnormalities    
       
 
 
SAG DTI ZOOM
 
AX DTI
   
 
 
SAG DTI
 
COR DTI