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Medical Term:

superolateral surface of cerebrum


Definition: the aspect of the cerebral hemisphere that lies in contact with the flat bones of the skull; it includes parts of the frontal, parietal, temporal, and occipital lobes.

Synonym(s): facies superolateralis hemispherii cerebriTA, superolateral face of cerebral hemisphereTA, cortical convexity, superolateral cerebral surface

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