Flattened sheet-like fornix forming a "Cobra Hood" deformity: A previously unreported variant of fornix anatomy and its implication for surgical approaches to the third ventricle.

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BACKGROUND The fornix is the main efferent tract from the hippocampus and is an important component of the memory pathways. Variations in the anatomy of the fornix are not commonly encountered. MATERIALS AND METHODS The anatomy of the fornix was studied in 30 cadavers of normal adult healthy males who had died in road accidents. The full extent of the… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0028-3886.190289

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