Hippocampus

What is Hippocampus?

The hippocampus is a major component of the brain of humans and other vertebrates. It belongs to the limbic system and plays important roles in the consolidation of information from short-term memory to long-term memory and spatial navigation.

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i want to know if this a jormal MRI

for the right of the temporaml lobe the hippocampus ,, ia this an atrophy. the lab told me i have an atrophy...

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MRI of the hippocampus cannot be assessed on SINGLE SLICE show

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I have memory problems. I can remember only bits & pieces of my childhood, but I can't remember when exactly they happened. It is not just my...

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You have generalized anxiety disorder

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HI Doctor.. I had severe headache (mostly to the left side) for the last 3 weeks. i have consulted an ENT to understand if it is because of Mid ear infection...

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Calcified Granuloma is a healed stage of past infection.

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