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Exterior Description of a Normal Dolichocephalic Brain

Hanna Damasio

in Human Brain Anatomy in Computerized Images

Second edition

Published in print May 2005 | ISBN: 9780195165616
Published online May 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199864041 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195165616.003.0002
 Exterior Description of a Normal Dolichocephalic Brain

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This chapter provides a detailed description of sulci and gyri in the normal adult human brain. A dolicocephalic brain is seen from twelve different angles. For each angle, a detailed identification of sulci and gyri is provided as well as Broadmann's cytoarchitectonic fields. Separate images depict the brain's hidden structures in the insular and auditory regions.

Keywords: sulci; gyri; cytoarchitectonic fields; dolicocephalic brain; Broadmann

Chapter.  3880 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neuroscience

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