Supplementary motor area

A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

The supplementary motor area is involved in preparing for voluntary movements carried out by the primary motor area (precentral gyrus). It is located on the medial surface of the frontal lobe, contained within the medial frontal gyrus, just anterior to the paracentral lobule 1

Neuroanatomy
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rID: 48004
Section: Anatomy
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