The collateral fissure (or sulcus) is on the tentorial surface of the hemisphere and extends from near the occipital pole to within a short distance of the temporal pole. Behind, it lies below and lateral to the calcarine fissure, from which it is separated by the lingual gyrus; in front, it is situated between the hippocampal gyrus and the anterior part of the fusiform gyrus. [WP,unvetted]. [ ]

Synonyms: collateral fissure sulcus collateralis

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COS [ NIFSTD:NeuroNames_abbrevSource BIRNLEX:1480 ]

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cnit has two distinct classes; FMA and NIF treat these as exact synonyms.

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sulcus collateralis

fissura collateralis



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