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paracentral sulcus


Definition: a sulcus on the medial surface of the hemisphere, sometimes regarded as a branch of the cingulate sulcus, located between the anterior portions of the paracentral lobule and the caudal aspect of the medial frontal gyrus.

Synonym(s): sulcus paracentralisTA

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