Henry Gray (18251861). Anatomy of the Human Body. 1918.
putamen. Its floor presents the following parts: the hippocampus, the fimbria hippocampi, the collateral eminence, and the choroid plexus. When the choroid plexus is removed, a cleft-like opening is left along the medial wall of the inferior cornu; this cleft constitutes the lower part of the choroidal fissure.
FIG. 738 Coronal section through posterior cornua of lateral ventricle. (See enlarged image)
FIG. 739 Posterior and inferior cornua of left lateral ventricle exposed from the side. (See enlarged image)
The hippocampus (hippocampus major) (Figs. 739,740) is a curved eminence, about 5 cm. long, which extends throughout the entire length of the floor of the