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calcarine spur

 

Definition: 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.

Synonym(s): calcar avisTA, Haller unguis, hippocampus minor, minor hippocampus, Morand spur, unguis avis

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