Skip to Content

major forceps


Definition: occipital radiation of the corpus callosum; that part of the fiber radiation of the corpus callosum that bends sharply backward into the occipital lobe of the cerebrum.

Synonym(s): forceps majorTA, occipital forceps, forceps occipitalis, forceps posterior, occipital part of corpus callosum, pars occipitalis corporis callosi

Disclaimer: This site is designed to offer information for general educational purposes only. The health information furnished on this site and the interactive responses are not intended to be professional advice and are not intended to replace personal consultation with a qualified physician, pharmacist, or other healthcare professional. You must always seek the advice of a professional for questions related to a disease, disease symptoms, and appropriate therapeutic treatments.
© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.