PARIETO-OCCIPITAL SULCUS

a groove which runs upward alongside the medial side of each cerebral hemisphere, continuing from a junction with the calcarine fissure at a place behind the splenium, and making up the border between the precuneus and cuneus areas.

PARIETO-OCCIPITAL SULCUS: "The parieto-occipital sulcus was significantly injured in the accident."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PARIETO-OCCIPITAL SULCUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/parieto-occipital-sulcus/ (accessed September 24, 2021).
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