Anterior perforated substance
|Brain: Anterior perforated substance|
|Scheme of rhinencephalon. (Anterior perforated substance labeled at bottom left.)|
|Base of brain. (Anterior perforated substance labeled at center.)|
|Latin||substantia perforata anterior|
|Gray's||subject #189 827|
The anterior perforated substance is an irregularly quadrilateral area in front of the optic tract and behind the olfactory trigone, from which it is separated by the fissure prima; medially and in front it is continuous with the subcallosal gyrus; laterally it is bounded by the lateral stria of the olfactory tract and is continued into the uncus.
- Atlas of anatomy at UMich n1a8p1 - "Interpeduncular fossa" (#6)
- Anterior+perforated+substance at eMedicine Dictionary
- Photo at umdnj.edu
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