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Brain: Paracentral lobule
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Medial surface of left cerebral hemisphere. (Paracentral lobule labeled at center top.)
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Latin lobulus paracentralis
Gray's subject #189 822
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MeSH [1]

The posterior part of the superior frontal gyrus is sometimes marked off by a vertical sulcus, and is distinguished as the paracentral lobule, because it is continuous with the anterior and posterior central gyri.

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