Clinical Analysis of Sub Brocas Area

Clinical data on the anterior insula are sparse. The insula is included in analyses of Broca's area lesions and in descriptions of Broca's aphasia lesions. Clinical observations of selective stimulation of the insula, though few, show that it will cause speech arrest, and thus the area is linked to articulation. The most profound observations of the insula that demonstrate its function more directly have been made possible by functional imaging, and these observations are analyzed in the following section.

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