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Area

The size of a two-dimensional space. One calculates the area by multiplying the area's length by its width.

area

A measurement of the square footage contained within certain boundaries.
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A and B: tumor localization in rolandic area, with no hand contraction under cortical stimulation; C: hand contraction under cortical stimulaton, revealing precentral gyrus; D and E: total removal; F: preservation of hand contraction after resection.
On EEG, there are characteristic, repetitive high-voltage spikes in the rolandic area, also called the primary somatomotor area.
Preoperative monitoring indicated an epileptogenic focus in the rolandic area which only infrequently spread to other regions.