gyrus of Andreas Retzius
The term gyrus of Andreas Retzius refers to bulges sometimes visible in the human parahippocampal gyrus medial to the fasciola cinerea and below the splenium of the corpus callosum. It is produced by the heavily folded underlying CA1 field of the hippocampal formation ( Duvernoy-2005 ).

Also known as: No other name for this structure has appeared in PubMed.NeuroNames ID : 2653

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