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cingulate gyrus

Cortical component of the limbic system located on the medial aspect of the hemisphere dorsal to the corpus callosum.  It is involved in emotional and cognitive processing.

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Related Words

cerebral hemisphere ; corpus callosum ; cortical ; dorsal ; limbic system ; medial