One of the convolutions on the medial surface of the cerebral hemisphere. It surrounds the rostral part of the brain and interhemispheric commissure and forms part of the limbic system. (MSH) One of three essential structures comprising the limbic lobe, the other two being the hippocampus and parahippocampal gyrus. (CSP) [ BIRNLEX:798 ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
gyri cinguli [ NeuroNames:159 ]

definition

One of the convolutions on the medial surface of the cerebral hemisphere. It surrounds the rostral part of the brain and interhemispheric commissure and forms part of the limbic system. (MSH) One of three essential structures comprising the limbic lobe, the other two being the hippocampus and parahippocampal gyrus. (CSP)

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/dc/Gray727_cingulate_gyrus.png

has exact synonym

falciform lobe

upper limbic gyrus

cingulate area

cingulate region

has related synonym

cingular gyrus

gyri cinguli

id

UBERON:0002967