CALCARINE FISSURE

The fissure on the medial surface of each hemisphere. Also called the calcarine sulcus. See calcarine area.

CALCARINE FISSURE: "The calcarine fissure extends from the occipital lobe to the parieto-occipiotal sulcus."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CALCARINE FISSURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/calcarine-fissure-2/ (accessed December 14, 2019).
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