transverse occipital sulcus


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Related to transverse occipital sulcus: calcarine sulcus, temporal sulcus, Lateral occipital sulcus, frontal sulcus

trans·verse oc·cip·i·tal sul·cus

the posterior, vertical limb of the intraparietal sulcus.
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transverse occipital sulcus

A groove running transversely along the lateral surface of the occipital lobe of the brain. The intraparietal sulcus deadends into the midpoint of the transverse occipital sulcus.
See also: sulcus
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