Component of the parietal lobe. The appearance and disappearance of the central sulcus were the rostral and caudal boundaries of the postcentral gyrus respectively. The medial and lateral boundaries were the lateral bank of the precentral gyrus and the lateral fissure and/or the medial bank of the superior parietal gyrus respectively (Christine Fennema-Notestine). [ BIRNLEX:1070 ]

Synonyms: postcentral convolution gyrus postcentralis postrolandic gyrus posterior central gyrus

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Term information


uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
gyrus postcentralis [ NeuroNames:105 ]

latin term
gyrus centralis posterior [ NeuroNames:105 ]

depicted by


has related synonym

gyrus centralis posterior

somatosensory cortex

post central gyrus