superior frontal sulcus


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Related to superior frontal sulcus: middle frontal sulcus, Middle temporal gyrus, medial frontal gyrus, orbital gyrus

su·pe·ri·or fron·tal sul·cus

[TA]
a sagittal fissure on the superior surface of each frontal lobe of the cerebrum starting from the precentral sulcus; it forms the lateral boundary of the superior frontal convolution.
Synonym(s): sulcus frontalis superior [TA]

superior frontal sulcus

A groove running from front to back along the upper surface of the frontal lobe of the brain, separating the superior frontal gyrus from the middle frontal gyrus.
See also: sulcus
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