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Central Nervous SystemCentral Nervous SystemMA241: Anatomy and Physiology I
Objectives01/13/182Describe the importance of the cerebral cortexCompare and contrast grey and white matter of cerebrumIdentify the anatomical regions of the cerebrumCompare and contrast the various lobes and areas of the cerebrum
Cerebrum OverviewThe largest portion of brain83% of brain massDivided into cerebral hemispheresLongitudinal fissuresEach hemisphere concerned with motor/sensory functions of opposite of body (contralateral)Connected together by the corpus callosum Gyri- outer ridges on brainSulci- fissures or depressions on the outer part of the brainLobes of cerebrumFrontal, Partial, Temporal and Occipital01/13/183
Cerebrum Overview01/13/184
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Cerebrum: Cerebral CortexReferred to as the executive branch/suite of the brainConscious mind of the brain- memory, sensations, communicate, conscious movement, IQ

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