This paper is the first in a series of three that address neuroanatomical and neurophysiological aspects of central auditory as-SfXWnent. The focus Of this article is the “auditory” brain Stfm. Pictures of the auditory structures in the human brain stem in normal and pathological states are shown. Physiological evidence of neural coding of acoustic stimuli is discussed. Relationships between brain stem anatomy/physiolcgy and clinical test results and their interpretation are highlighted.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Speech and Hearing