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]

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]