Where in the human body is the hippocampus?

in every nerve ending
in kidneys
in the liver
in the brain
A hip­pocam­pus is a rather small struc­ture placed in the temporal lobe of the cerebral cortex of the te­len­cephalon. The hip­pocam­pus plays an im­por­tant role in the transfer of in­for­ma­tion from the short­-term memory to the long-term memory.

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in every nerve ending
in kidneys
in the liver
in the brain
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flagUkraine
9%
0%
9%
81%
11
flagRepublic of Ireland
9%
6%
9%
74%
31
flagCanada
13%
10%
0%
73%
38
flagAustralia
8%
8%
4%
73%
23
flagGermany
8%
5%
14%
69%
135
flagthe United States
8%
10%
8%
67%
615
flagthe Netherlands
19%
4%
9%
66%
21
flagSingapore
13%
6%
6%
66%
15
flagPoland
13%
10%
10%
65%
8514
flagthe United Kingdom
12%
9%
10%
65%
231
flagLithuania
5%
5%
23%
64%
17
flagSpain
7%
23%
7%
61%
13
flagMalaysia
20%
6%
13%
60%
15
flagIndia
9%
11%
14%
58%
188
flagPakistan
6%
12%
16%
58%
31
flagSweden
8%
16%
16%
58%
12
flagFrance
9%
14%
14%
57%
21
flagthe Philippines
4%
21%
15%
50%
46
flagthe United Arab Emirates
13%
20%
13%
46%
15
flagNorway
18%
9%
18%
45%
11

Gender

men56%
women61%
in every nerve ending
18%
14%
in kidneys
10%
11%
in the liver
14%
12%
in the brain
57%
61%

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Author: Paweł Kołodziejczyk
Illustration: Army Surgery
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