Environmental sound recognition after unilateral subcortical lesions.

  title={Environmental sound recognition after unilateral subcortical lesions.},
  author={Yasufumi Tanaka and Imaharu Nakano and Taminori Obayashi},
  journal={Cortex; a journal devoted to the study of the nervous system and behavior},
  volume={38 1},
Nonverbal environmental sound recognition was investigated in 24 subjects with unilateral subcortical lesions and 20 age-matched normal controls. All patients incurred putaminal hemorrhage at least three months before examination, and had a cystic lesion under the insula on CT or MRI at the time of evaluation. A mild impairment was found in association with… CONTINUE READING