Operculum

 

Covering of cortical tissue above the junction between the ends of the central sulcus and the lateral sulcus at the lateral aspect of the cerebral hemisphere. It buries the insular cortex and through the insular cortex, can be used to expose the basal ganglia and finally the lateral ventricles.


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