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Brodmann area 46, or BA46, is part of the frontal cortex in the human brain. It is sandwiched between BA10 and BA45. Jump to: navigation, search The frontal lobe is an area in the brain of vertebrates. ... Jump to: navigation, search Location of the Cerebral cortex Slice of the Cerebral cortex, ca. ... Jump to: navigation, search The human brain is the center of the central nervous system in humans and the primary control center for the peripheral nervous system. ... Categories: Stub | Cerebrum ... Categories: Stub | Cerebrum ...


This area is known as middle frontal area 46. In the human it occupies approximately the middle third of the middle frontal gyrus and the most rostral portion of the inferior frontal gyrus. Cytoarchitecturally it is bounded dorsally by the granular frontal area 9, rostroventrally by the frontopolar area 10 and caudally by the triangular area 45 (Brodmann-1909).


Function

It is believed to play a role in memory retrieval.


External Links

  • For Neuroanatomy of the area visit BrainInfo

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Brodmann area 46 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (117 words)
Brodmann area 46, or BA46, is part of the frontal cortex in the human brain.
This area is known as middle frontal area 46.
Cytoarchitecturally it is bounded dorsally by the granular frontal area 9, rostroventrally by the frontopolar area 10 and caudally by the triangular area 45 (Brodmann-1909).
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