A sulcus that divides the frontal lobe and parietal lobe above from the temporal lobe below. It is in both hemispheres of the brain but is longer in the left hemisphere. The lateral sulcus is one of the earliest-developing sulci of the human brain. It first appears around the fourteenth gestational week[WP,modified]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lateral_sulcus ]

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Term information

Subsets

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latin term
sulcus cerebri lateralis (Sylvii) [ NeuroNames:49 ]

latin term
sulcus lateralis cerebri [ FMA:TA FMA:77801 ]

latin term
fissura transversa cerebri [ FMA:TA FMA:77801 ]

abbreviation
LS [ BIRNLEX:1487 NIFSTD:NeuroNames_abbrevSource ]

definition

A sulcus that divides the frontal lobe and parietal lobe above from the temporal lobe below. It is in both hemispheres of the brain but is longer in the left hemisphere. The lateral sulcus is one of the earliest-developing sulci of the human brain. It first appears around the fourteenth gestational week[WP,modified].

depicted by

Lateral:sulcus2.png

has exact synonym

lateral cerebral fissure

fissura transversa cerebri

Sylvian fissure

lateral fissure

sulcus lateralis

transverse cerebral fissure

lateral cerebral sulcus

fissura lateralis cerebri (sylvii)

Sylvian sulcus

fissure of Sylvius

lateral fissure of Sylvius

fissura lateralis cerebri

fissura lateralis

sulcus lateralis cerebri

has related synonym

sulcus cerebri lateralis (Sylvii)

id

UBERON:0002721