temporal gyrus


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Noun1.temporal gyrus - any of the convolutions of the outer surface of the temporal lobe of the cerebrum
gyrus, convolution - a convex fold or elevation in the surface of the brain
temporal ccortex, temporal lobe - that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying inside the temples of the head
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GMV reductions in the bilateral middle temporal gyrus left ventral medial prefrontal gyrus, left lingual gyrus, and dorsal medial prefrontal gyrus have been correlated with the severity of the depressive symptoms.
They found that the posterior superior temporal gyrus plays a very crucial role in voice recognition.
In addition, parahippocampal and temporal cortices, including cortex of the superior temporal gyrus, were very profoundly atrophic with "status spongiosus" --a characteristic finding of FTLD with nearly complete neuronal loss, cortical thinning, a reactive vascular pattern, and reactive astrogliosis.
Neural correlates related with higher order cognitions and empathy converge in bilateral temporal-parietal junction, dorsal medial PC, and middle temporal gyrus which form a shared network which is involved in social-cognitive processes.
The areas that showed significantly less activation were the middle and inferior temporal gyrus in the right hemisphere with overlapping to the parietotemporal junction, the bilateral middle frontal circumvolution and the precentral gyrus (see Figure 2 and Table 1).
His research reveals a major role for the brains superior temporal gyrus region in speech perception, and may shed light on the neural circuitry involved in language learning.
It emerges from the Sylvian fissure and passes over the anterior transverse temporal gyrus and usually divides into two branches.
1- Central Sulcus; 2- pars opercularis; 3- Short gyrus of insula; 4- Central Sulcus of Insula; 5- Long Gyrus of Insula; 6- Middle temporal gyrus (Thomas Frigeri).
Brain parts that help in learning languages include the inferior frontal gyrus, the middle temporal gyrus, and the parahippocampal gyrus.
Other related studies also showed that brain structure GMV reduction in the left Heschl gyrus and left superior temporal gyrus is significantly different in patients with schizophrenia [18].
One of the structures that showed a temporally coherent modulation during the fear condition within the IC4 was the superior temporal gyrus.