gyrus frontalis superior

[TA] superior frontal gyrus: a convolution of the frontal lobe above the superior frontal sulcus, extending anteriorly from the precentral gyrus.

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  • gyrus frontalis medius — [TA] middle frontal gyrus: a convolution of the frontal lobe between the superior and inferior frontal sulci, extending anteriorly from the precentral gyrus; a longitudinal sulcus may be present, dividing the gyrus into superior and inferior… …   Medical dictionary

  • gyrus frontalis medialis — [TA] medial frontal gyrus: the medial surface of the frontal lobe, separated from the cingulate gyrus by the cingulate sulcus, and continuous with the superior frontal gyrus above and the gyrus rectus below …   Medical dictionary

  • Gyrus — A gyrus (pl. gyri ) is a ridge on the cerebral cortex. It is generally surrounded by one or more sulci.Notable gyri* Fornicate gyrus * Superior frontal gyrus, lat . gyrus frontalis superior * Middle frontal gyrus, lat . gyrus frontalis medius *… …   Wikipedia

  • Gyrus — Gy̲rus [von gr. γυ̃ρος = Kreis] m; , ...ri: anatom. Bezeichnung für: Gehirnwindung, eine der wulstigen Erhebungen an der Oberfläche des Gehirns, die durch seichte Furchen getrennt sind. Gy̲rus an|gula̱ris: Windung des ↑Lobus parietalis, dem… …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • Superior frontal gyrus — Infobox Brain Name = Superior frontal gyrus Latin = gyrus frontalis superior GraySubject = 189 GrayPage = 821 Caption = Superior frontal gyrus of the human brain. Caption2 = Coronal section through anterior cornua of lateral ventricles. IsPartOf …   Wikipedia

  • gyrus — One of the prominent rounded elevations that form the cerebral hemispheres, each consisting of an exposed superficial portion and a portion hidden from view in the wall and floor of the sulcus. [L. fr. G. gyros, circle] angular g. [TA] a folded… …   Medical dictionary

  • Superior frontal sulcus — Infobox Brain Name = PAGENAME Latin = sulcus frontalis superior GraySubject = 189 GrayPage = 821 Caption = Lateral surface of left cerebral hemisphere, viewed from the side. Caption2 = Lateral surface of left cerebral hemisphere, viewed from… …   Wikipedia

  • Circunvolución frontal superior — Encéfalo: Circunvolución frontal superior Hemisferio cerebral izquierdo: localización del circunvolución frontal superior. Latín gyrus frontalis supe …   Wikipedia Español

  • frontal gyrus superior — g. frontalis superior …   Medical dictionary

  • Middle frontal gyrus — Brain: Middle frontal gyrus Middle frontal gyrus of the human brain …   Wikipedia

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