cerebral falx

falx ce·re·bri

[TA]
the scythe-shaped fold of dura mater in the longitudinal fissure between the two cerebral hemispheres; it is attached anteriorly to the crista galli of the ethmoid bone and caudally to the upper surface of the tentorium.
Synonym(s): cerebral falx

falx ce·re·bri

(fawlks serĕ-brī) [TA]
Scythe-shaped fold of dura mater in longitudinal fissure between two cerebral hemispheres; is attached anteriorly to crista galli of ethmoid bone and caudally to upper surface of tentorium.
Synonym(s): cerebral falx.
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(8) Lesions in the cerebral falx that involve bilateral medial aspects of the frontal lobe result in attention deficits in complex tasks.