Brain Structure Diagram

Parietal Lobe

Parietal lobe receives sensory information from the body and skin senses (somatosensory information) and other sensory areas in the brain. Also sends information to other areas in the brain. Additionally the lobe is enables the perception of spacial position, with association areas receiving and processing/integrating information from other lobes. It is also believed to be involved in visual attention and. determining where objects are.