Scheme of rhinencephalon. (Indusium griseum labelled as gyrus supercallosus at center top.)
Corpus callosum from above.
|Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy|
The indusium griseum, (supracallosal gyrus, gyrus epicallosus) consists of a thin membranous layer of grey matter in contact with the upper surface of the corpus callosum and continuous laterally with the grey matter of the cingulate cortex.
The indium griseum is prolonged around the splenium of the corpus callosum as a delicate layer, the fasciolar gyrus, which is continuous below with the surface of the dentate gyrus. Toward the genu of the corpus callosum it curves down along the rostrum to form the subcallosal gyrus.
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- Atlas image: n1a5p10 at the University of Michigan Health System