FRONTAL LOBOTOMY

a surgical procedure where the nerve fibres that connect the frontal lobe to the rest of the brain are cut and part of the lobe is taken out.

FRONTAL LOBOTOMY: "A frontal lobotomy is also called a lobotomy."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FRONTAL LOBOTOMY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/frontal-lobotomy/ (accessed July 20, 2019).
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