gyrus

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gyrus

[′jī·rəs]
(anatomy)
One of the convolutions (ridges) on the surface of the cerebrum.
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During this measure of executive function, decreases were seen in the cuneus, middle temporal gyrus, inferior parietal lobule, insula, and medial dorsal nucleus of thalamus.
Also, they detected significant responses to words in other parts of the reading network, including the anterior middle temporal gyrus, the left posterior middle temporal gyrus, the angular and supramarginal gyri, and the left superior temporal gyrus.
Increased brain activation was noted in both older patients and those with OSA, compared with controls, specifically in the left inferior parietal lobe, thalamus, caudate, middle temporal gyrus, and fusiform; in the right anterior cingulate; and in the bilateral precuneus and cerebellum.

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