Parietooccipital sulcus (MRI)

Parietooccipital sulcus separates partially the parietal lobe from occipital lobe in his medial part. Parietooccipital sulcus delimits the precuneus (parietal lobe) from the cuneus (occipital lobe).

Image 1. MRI of the brain, T1-weighted sagittal view.
1, Parietooccipital sulcus. 2, Cingulate sulcus (Pars marginal). 3, Lateral ventricle. 4, Caudate nucleus. 5, Calcarine sulcus.

  • Image 1. MRI of the brain, T1-weighted sagittal view.
    1, Parietooccipital sulcus. 2, Cingulate sulcus (Pars marginal). 3, Lateral ventricle. 4, Caudate nucleus. 5, Calcarine sulcus.

  • Image 2. MRI of the brain, T1-weighted axial view.
    1, Parietooccipital sulcus. 2, Splenium, corpus callosum. 3, Globe.

  • Image 3. MRI of the brain, T1-weighted coronal view.
    1, Parietooccipital sulcus. 2, Calcarine sulcus. 3, Cerebellum.

  • Image 4. MRI of the brain, T1-weighted sagittal view.
    1, Parietooccipital sulcus. 2, Lateral ventricle. 3, Cerebellum. 4, Calcarine sulcus.

  • Image 5. MRI of the brain, T1-weighted axial view.
    1, Parietooccipital sulcus. 2, Frontal horn, lateral ventricle.

  • Image 6. MRI of the brain, T1-weighted coronal view.
    1, Parietooccipital sulcus. 2, Calcarine sulcus.

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