sagittal section

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A cutting through a sagittal plane. The midsagittal section (also called the median section) of the brain passes through the longitudinal fissure and exposes the medial surfaces of the cerebral hemispheres. Compare coronal section, horizontal section, transverse section.

Subjects: Psychology.

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