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 ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
gyrus postcentralis [ NeuroNames : 105 ]
latin term
gyrus centralis posterior [ NeuroNames : 105 ]
definition
  • 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).
depicted by
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/66/Postcentral_gyrus.png
has exact synonym
  • postcentral convolution
  • gyrus postcentralis
  • postrolandic gyrus
  • posterior central gyrus
has related synonym
  • gyrus centralis posterior
  • somatosensory cortex
  • post central gyrus
id
  • UBERON:0002581