PERIRHINAL CORTEX

a structure inside the medial temporal lobe across from the hippocampus which plays an imperative part as an interface between visual interpretation and memory.

PERIRHINAL CORTEX: "Damage to the perirhinal cortex has resulted in Nancy not being able to discern common objects in her surroundings as being separate identities from one another."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PERIRHINAL CORTEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/perirhinal-cortex/ (accessed March 30, 2020).
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