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Precuneus cortex

Name: Precuneus cortex
Description: Component of the parietal lobe. The rostral boundary was the posterior extent of the paracentral lobule whereas the caudal boundary was the lingual gyrus. The medial and lateral boundaries were the parieto-occipital fissure and the superior parietal gyrus respectively (Christine Fennema-Notestine).
Synonym(s): precuneus, quadrate lobule, precuneate lobule
Is part of: parietal lobe
Super-category: Regional part of brain
Id: birnlex_1446
Defining criteria: topography
Organism: Human, Monkey
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Neuronames ID ( what's this?): 92
Defining Criteria: topography



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Created8 October 2006  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefiningCriteriatopography  +
DefinitionComponent of the parietal lobe. The rostr Component of the parietal lobe. The rostral boundary was the posterior extent of the paracentral lobule whereas the caudal boundary was the lingual gyrus. The medial and lateral boundaries were the parieto-occipital fissure and the superior parietal gyrus respectively (Christine Fennema-Notestine). espectively (Christine Fennema-Notestine).
EditorialNoteUMLS and NeuroNames use precuneus alone as the preferred term.
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
Idbirnlex_1446  +
Is part ofParietal lobe  +
LabelPrecuneus cortex  +
ModifiedDate14 June 2012  +
NeuronamesLinkhttp://braininfo.rprc.washington.edu/Scripts/hiercentraldirectory.aspx?ID=92  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
SpeciesHuman  +, and Monkey  +
SuperCategoryRegional part of brain  +
Synonymprecuneus  +, quadrate lobule  +, and precuneate lobule  +
UmlscuiC0152306  +