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Brain

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Cerebral Hemispheres
sulci
gyri
fissures
central sulcus
precentral gyrus (primary motor area)
postcentral gyrus (primary sensory area)
longitudinal fissure
lateral sulcus
frontal lobe
parietal lobe
temporal lobe
Transverse fissure
occipital lobe
Parieto-occipital sulcus
Primary/Associated
cerebral cortex gray matter
cerebral cortex white matter
Diencephalon
olfactory bulbs
olfactory tracts
optic nerves
optic chiasma
optic tracts
pituitary gland
mammillary bodies
Brain Stem
Midbrain
cerebral peduncles
corpora quadrigemina
pons
medulla oblongata
decussation of pyramids
Cerebellum
cerebral cortex - gray matter
commissures - white matter
corpus callosum
fornix
septum pellucidum
lateral ventricles
interventricular foramen
Caudate nucleus
Lentiform nucleus
uncus
thalamus
hypothalamus
infundibulum
pituitary (hypophysis)
hypophyseal fossa
pineal body
choroid plexus
third ventricle
midbrain
cerebral aqueduct
corpora quadrigemina
pons
medulla oblongata
fourth ventricle
Cerebellum
vermis
arbor vitae
folia
dura mater
periosteal layer
meningeal layer
falx cerebri in longitudinal fissure
superior sagittal sinus
transverse sinus
straight sinus
tentorium cerebelli
subdural space
arachnoid mater
arachnoid villi
subarachnoid space
pia mater
choroid plexus
A highly vascular portion of the lining of the ventricles that secretes cerebrospinal fluid.
interventricular foramina
between the lateral ventricles and the 3rd ventricle in the brain, helps transport CSF