postcentral gyrus


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Related to postcentral gyrus: precentral gyrus, Prefrontal cortex, parietal lobe
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Noun1.postcentral gyrus - the convolution of parietal lobe that is bounded in front by the central sulcus
central gyrus - either of two gyri on either side of the central sulcus
parietal cortex, parietal lobe - that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying below the crown of the head
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The abnormalities in the left postcentral gyrus were found only in older maltreated individuals.
Results showed that the area of the postcentral gyrus cortex representing the face was about a quarter thicker in the high-frequency group, compared with the low-frequency group.
There was continuous epileptiform discharge persisting at the most inferior precentral and postcentral gyrus, and this area was emptied.