Broca’s area is located in the lower portion of the left frontal lobe. It is one of the main areas of the cerebral cortex repsonsible for producing language. It was named for French neurosurgeon Paul Broca who discovered the function of Broca’s area while examining the brains of patients with language difficulties. This area of the brain is involved in functions such as speech production, facial neuron control, and language processin
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