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Posterior parahippocampal gyrus

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Brain: Posterior parahippocampal gyrus
Latin gyrus parahippocampalis pars posterior
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MeSH [1]

The posterior parahippocampal gyrus is a portion of the parahippocampal gyrus.

It can show deterioration in Alzheimer's disease.[1]


  1. Thangavel R, Van Hoesen GW, Zaheer A (June 2008). Posterior parahippocampal gyrus pathology in Alzheimer's disease. Neuroscience 154 (2): 667–76.

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