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Parietal Lobe MeSH Descriptor Data 2023

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Parietal Lobe
Tree Number(s)
Unique ID
RDF Unique Identifier
diseases: coordinate with BRAIN DISEASES; neoplasms: coordinate with BRAIN NEOPLASMS
Scope Note
Upper central part of the cerebral hemisphere. It is located posterior to central sulcus, anterior to the OCCIPITAL LOBE, and superior to the TEMPORAL LOBES.
Entry Term(s)
Angular Gyrus
Brodmann Area 39
Brodmann Area 40
Brodmann Area 5
Brodmann Area 7
Brodmann's Area 39
Brodmann's Area 40
Brodmann's Area 5
Brodmann's Area 7
Gyrus Angularis
Gyrus Supramarginalis
Inferior Parietal Cortex
Intraparietal Sulcus
Marginal Sulcus
Parietal Cortex
Parietal Lobule
Parietal Region
Posterior Paracentral Lobule
Posterior Parietal Cortex
Precuneus Cortex
Prelunate Gyrus
Secondary Sensorimotor Cortex
Superior Parietal Lobule
Supramarginal Gyrus
NLM Classification #
WL 307
Date Established
Date of Entry
Revision Date
Parietal Lobe Preferred
Marginal Sulcus Narrower
Parietal Lobule Narrower
Posterior Paracentral Lobule Narrower
Superior Parietal Lobule Narrower
Angular Gyrus Narrower
Precuneus Cortex Narrower
Supramarginal Gyrus Narrower
Intraparietal Sulcus Narrower
Brodmann Area 5 Narrower
Inferior Parietal Cortex Narrower
Posterior Parietal Cortex Narrower
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