Supramarginal gyrus

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Brain: Supramarginal gyrus
Gehirn, lateral - Hauptgyri beschriftet.svg
Lateral view of a human brain, main gyri labeled.
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Lateral surface of left cerebral hemisphere, viewed from the side. (Supramarginal gyrus shown in orange.)
Latin Gyrus supramarginalis
Gray's p.823
NeuroNames hier-90
TA A14.1.09.131
FMA FMA:61897

The supramarginal gyrus is a portion of the parietal lobe. It is probably involved with language perception and processing, and lesions in it may cause receptive aphasia.[1]

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  1. ^ Gazzaniga, M.S., Ivry, R.B. and Mangun, G.R., Cognitive Neuroscience, the Biology of the Mind, third edition, 2009, W.W. Norton, publishers. pgs. 395–401

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