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limen insulae

 

Definition: the band of transition between the anterior portion of the gray matter of the insula and the anterior perforated substance; it is formed by a narrow strip of olfactory cortex along the lateral side of the lateral olfactory stria.

Synonym(s): threshold of island of Reil

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