On the medial wall of the posterior cornu of the lateral ventricle is a longitudinal eminence, the calcar avis (hippocampus minor), which is an involution of the ventricular wall produced by the calcarine fissure. It is sometimes visible on ultrasonogram. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calcar_avis ]

Synonyms: hippocampus minor

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Term information

abbreviation
CalA [ DHBA:12095 ]

latin term
pes hippocampi minor [ NeuroNames:210 ]

has related synonym

pes hippocampi minor

minor hippocampus

calcar avis

calcarine spur

Haller unguis

Morand spur

ergot

unguis avis

CalA

calcar

id

UBERON:0035970