brodmann's area 17 definition

  • noun:
    • the the main occipital cortex that gets the fibers of optic radiation from the horizontal geniculate body and is the principal receptive area for vision
    • the area of the occipital cortex that gets the materials associated with the optic radiation from lateral geniculate body and it is the primary receptive location for sight

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