Medical Definition of Lateral occipitotemporal gyrus

1. An extremely long convolution extending lengthwise over the inferior aspect of the temporal and occipital lobes, demarcated medially by the collateral sulcus from the lingual gyrus and the anterior part of the parahippocampal gyrus, laterally by the inferior temporal sulcus from the inferior temporal gyrus. Synonym: gyrus occipitotemporalis lateralis, gyrus fusiformis, lateral occipitotemporal gyrus, lobulus fusiformis. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lateral Occipitotemporal Gyrus

lateral mesoderm
lateral midpalmar space
lateral movement
lateral myocardial infarction
lateral nasal artery
lateral nasal branches of anterior ethmoidal nerve
lateral nasal fold
lateral nasal primordium
lateral nasal process
lateral nasal prominence
lateral nucleus of medulla oblongata
lateral nucleus of thalamus
lateral oblique radiograph
lateral occipital artery
lateral occipital sulcus
lateral occipitotemporal gyrus (current term)
lateral occlusion
lateral orbitofrontal branch
lateral palpebral commissure
lateral palpebral ligament
lateral palpebral raphe
lateral part of occipital bone
lateral part of posterior cervical intertransversarii muscles
lateral part of sacrum
lateral patellar retinaculum
lateral pectoral nerve
lateral pectoral nerves
lateral pericardiac lymph nodes

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