occipital lobe white matter
Acronym: olw
The term occipital lobe white matter refers to the part of cerebral white matter that is located beneath the cortex of the occipital lobe as defined by stains for Nissl substance and myelin. In the macaque it includes the lingual white matter, cuneate white matter, inferior occipital white matter, annectant white matter and occipital white matter ( BrainInfo-2001 ).

Also known as: No other name for this structure has appeared in PubMed.NeuroNames ID : 832

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