Paracingulate sulcus

Last revised by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard on 08 May 2022

The paracingulate sulcus is a secondary sulcus running anteroposteriorly in the medial surface of the frontal lobe above and parallel to the cingulate sulcus 1. It is only found in the great apes and only identified in 70-89% of humans 1.

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Cases and figures

  • Cingulate and paracingulate sulci
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