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Haller's unguis

Alternative eponyms

  • Morand's spur

Synonyms

Calcar avis, hippocampus minor, minor hippocampus, unguis avis.

Related people

The lower of two elevations on the medial wall of the posterior horn of the lateral ventricle of the brain.

Description

The lower of two elevations on the medial wall of the posterior horn of the lateral ventricle of the brain, caused by the depth of the calcarine sulcus.

Bibliography

  • Pat Forbis and Susan L. Bartolucci:
    Stedman's Medical Eponyms.
    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1998.

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