superior occipital gyrus


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su·pe·ri·or oc·cip·i·tal gy·rus

a gyrus lying above the lateral occipital sulcus on the lateral surface of the occipital lobe.

superior occipital gyrus

A stubby, knuckle-shaped gyrus on the lateral surface of the occipital lobe of each cerebral hemisphere, just above the lateral occipital sulcus.
See also: gyrus
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