Lateral occipital sulcus

Dr Craig Hacking and Dr Maxime St-Amant et al.

The lateral occipital sulcus is a sulcus of the lateral surface of the occipital lobe that runs horizontally and separates the superior from the inferior occipital gyri.

Anatomy: Brain
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rID: 59638
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Lateral occipital sulci

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  • Neuroanatomy: lateral cortex (diagrams)
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