Pole

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Pole

A unit of area equivalent to 1/320th of one square mile.
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2,10] In our case, a SPECT done on patient A during an episode showed reduced perfusion to the right frontal, paracingular, posterior parietal, right parieto-occipital cortices and bilateral temporal poles.
The study found that ASPD+P offenders displayed significantly reduced grey matter volumes in the anterior rostral prefrontal cortex and temporal poles compared to ASPD-P offenders and healthy non-offenders.
When experiment volunteers are told they will soon receive a painful electric shock, blood flow surges in their temporal poles, located in both brain hemispheres at the tips of the temporal lobes just behind the eyes, according to a report in the Feb.