Bassett Collection of Stereoscopic Images of Human Anatomy

Exploration of those parts of the brain supplied by the posterior cerebral artery

General view of relations of dentate fascia and hippocampus

Image #19-7

KEYWORDS: Brain, Telencephalon, Overview.

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Exploration of those parts of the brain supplied by the posterior cerebral artery
General view of relations of dentate fascia and hippocampus
Removal of the remaining portion of the cingulum as well as the hippocampal gyrus lying above and medial to it has exposed the dentate fascia. The line of separation of the dentate fascia from the hippocampal gyrus is along the hippcampal fissure which in the adult brain is represented by a shallow groove.
1 . Cingulate sulcus
2 . Corpus callosum (splenium)
3 . Great cerebral vein (of Galen)
4 . Mesencephalon
5 . Hippocampal gyrus (dissected)
6 . Cingulum
7 . Medial longitudinal stria
8 . Band of gray matter
9 . Hippocampal fimbria (seen from deep aspect)
10 . Choroidal branch of posterior cerebral artery lying within transverse fissure
11 . Dentate fascia (internal aspect)
12 . Posterior cerebral artery
13 . Cerebral peduncle
14 . Inferior horn of lateral ventricle
15 . Inferior temporal gyrus
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