Limen insulae

The limen insulae is the anteroinferior aspect of the insular cortical surface. It forms the lateral limit of the anterior perforated substance and represents the level at the which the middle cerebral artery typically bifurcates/trifurcates.

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rID: 54212
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Limen
  • Limen of the insula

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