Anatomy of the Hippocampus

There’s a nice video by Dr Robert Droual on the anatomy of the hippocampus over at YouTube. Since the hippocampal volume is a very important biomarker for conversion from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer’s Disease, knowing the local anatomical connections has many potential benefits. In this video, Droual emphasises the fornix and its relation to both the hippocampus and the hypothalamus.

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