Ammon's horn

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Am·mon's horn

(ah'mŏn), [TA]
one of the two interlocking gyri composing the hippocampus, the other being the dentate gyrus. Based on cytoarchitectural features, Ammon horn can be divided into region I [TA] (regio I cornus ammonis [TA]), region II [TA] (regio II cornus ammonis [TA]), region III [TA] (regio III cornus ammonis [TA]), and region IV [TA] (regio IV cornus ammonis [TA]).
Synonym(s): cornu ammonis
[G. Ammōn, the Egyptian deity Amūn]

Ammon's horn

Am·mon's horn

(am'ŏnz hōrn)
One of the two interlocking gyri comprising the hippocampus, the other being the dentate gyrus. Based on cytoarchitectural features, Ammon's horn can be divided into region I (regio I cornus ammonis [TA]), region II (regio II cornus ammonis [TA]), region III (regio III cornus ammonis [TA]), and region IV (regio IV cornus ammonis [TA]).
Synonym(s): cornu ammonis [TA] .
[G. Ammōn, the Egyptian deity Amūn]