The putamen (plural: putamina) is a paired structure and one of the nuclei that make up the basal ganglia. Together with the caudate nucleus, it may be referred to as the corpus striatum. Gross anatomy The putamen is a round structure situated .
Mesial temporal sclerosis (MTS) also commonly referred to as hippocampal sclerosis, is the most common association with intractable temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE). Thin section angled coronal sequences at right angles to the longitudinal axis of the hippocampus are required, to minimize volume averaging. Coronal volume and coronal high resolution T2WI/FLAIR are best to diagnose MTS. http://radiopaedia.org/articles/mesial-temporal-sclerosis