cingulate gyrus


A long curved convolution of the medial surface of the cortical hemisphere, arched over the corpus callosum from which it is separated by the deep sulcus of the corpus callosum.callosal gyrus

Nearby words

  1. cinereous,
  2. cinerin,
  3. cineritious,
  4. cingalese,
  5. cingulate,
  6. cingulate sulcus,
  7. cingulectomy,
  8. cingulotomy,
  9. cingulum,
  10. cinisello balsamo

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