central sulcus
Acronym: cs
The term central sulcus refers to the groove that separates the precentral gyrus of the frontal lobe from the parietal lobe. It is found in the human ( Carpenter-1983 ) and the macaque ( Martin-2000 ). Equivalent structures are not found in the smooth cerebral cortex of the rat or mouse ( NeuroNames ).

Also known as: central fissure, fissure of Rolando, Rolandic fissure, Sulcus centralisNeuroNames ID : 48

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