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Medical Term:

precentral fissure


the fissure located between the anterior and posterior parts (lobules II and III) of the central lobule of the anterior lobe of the cerebellum; extends from the vermis to the cerebellar margin; a precentral fissure is found between lobule I and lobule II, the latter of which forms the anterior part of the central lobule.

Synonym(s): fissura precentralisTA

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