motor area


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Noun1.motor area - the cortical area that influences motor movements
cortical area, cortical region - any of various regions of the cerebral cortex
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The real injury was a depressed fracture of the skull, extending right up through the motor area.
We measured fMRI BOLD (blood-oxygen-level-dependent) activity in thalamus, striatum, globus pallidus, supplementary motor area (SMA) and the hand area of primary motor cortex (M1) during a finger tapping task (left, right, bimanual).
The t-test indicated a significant difference between the genders and the number of failures obtained by children in almost all the areas evaluated by DDST-II, except for the Gross Motor area. In all areas, higher averages were associated with females (Table 2) suggesting better performance of girls.
Researchers have consistently identified networks of regions in the brain, including the supplementary motor area (SMA), that are active in the seconds before tics occur in patients with these disorders.
If there is a gap between the wall and the dryer, say, a kitten will find it and either crawl up into the motor area of the machine or will be tempted to chew on the coils behind the device.
Rajib Hossain, who lost his right hand after it got stuck between two buses at Bangla Motor area onApril 4, succumbed to his injuries at Dhaka Medical College Hospital on April 17.
* the gross motor area for 36 months (p < .01) and 60 months (p < .01);
This approach is considered as a mental test of kinesthetic properties and / or visual movements [9] being directly related to the activation of the motor area and areas of the somatosensory cortex [12].
Outputs from BG to frontal motor areas are diminished due to a decrease of dopamine in the striatum in PD, which causes dysregulation in the presupplementary motor area, supplementary motor area, primary motor cortex, and ventral premotor cortex (31).
Specifically, left GPi showed strong correlations with the right supplementary motor area (SMA), left PCUN, and bilateral cingulate gyri and GPe, and right GPi showed strong associations with the right superior and middle frontal gyri (SFG and MFG), left PRE, POST, superior frontal gyrus (medial; SFGM), AG, GP, and STN, and bilateral PCUN, MCG, PCG, and GPe.
Increases in the degree between the Frontal Mid R, Sup Motor Area L, rectus R, fusiform L, and thalamus R indicated cooperation between these regions to cope with the increased WM load.
For instance, it has been shown that cortical thickness of motor area increases after a complex balance task that lasts for an hour [1].