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

database cross reference
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

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