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The cerebral cortex is the wrinkled gray covering of the uppermost
and largest part of the brain, the cerebrum. The functions of the cerebral
cortex include the perception of sensations, learning, reasoning, memory,
making decisions and judgments, and controlling emotion.
Current as of:
February 19, 2016
Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Louis Pellegrino, MD - Developmental Pediatrics
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