In this video, I discuss the frontal, parietal, temporal, and occipital lobes of the brain as well as some major landmarks that can be seen from a lateral view of the brain. I talk about sulci and gyri, the central sulcus and Sylvian fissure (aka lateral sulcus), as well as the precentral gyrus (motor cortex) and postcentral gyrus (somatosensory cortex).
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