Occipital Lobe

Occipital Lobe: The lobe at the most posterior (back) part of the brain. Deals with vision.

Source: RDCRN (NCATS/NIH)1

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Occipital Lobe: Posterior portion of the Cerebral Hemispheres responsible for processing visual sensory information. It is located posterior to the parieto-occipital sulcus and extends to the preoccipital notch.2

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References

  1. Source: RDCRN (NCATS/NIH): rarediseasesnetwork.org/ cms/ bvmc/ Learn-More/ Glossary
  2. Source: MeSH (U.S. National Library of Medicine)

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