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Somatosensory Cortex

Summary Information: Somatosensory Cortex

Somatosensory Cortex: The somatosensory cortex is located in the parietal lobe of the brain. The somatosensory cortex plays an important role in processing and feeling sensations of touch, pressure, temperature, and pain from the body's muscles and skin. The somatosensory cortex includes the left somatosensory cortex, which connects with the right side of the body, and the right somatosensory cortex, which connects with the left side of the body.

Conditions that can afflict the somatosensory cortex include head trauma, somatosensory seizures, parietal lobe stroke, subdural hematoma, cancer, hemorrhage, and infection.

Closely Related Organs: Somatosensory Cortex

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Somatosensory Cortex

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Other Names: Somatosensory Cortex

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Sub Parts: Somatosensory Cortex

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Somatosensory Cortex

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