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superior frontal gyrus


Definition: a broad convolution running in an anteroposterior direction on the medial edge of the convex surface and wrapping over onto the medial surface of each frontal lobe, where it becomes the medial frontal gyrus.

Synonym(s): gyrus frontalis superiorTA, marginal gyrus, superior frontal convolution

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