X-shaped structure produced by the crossing over of the optic nerve fibers.

The optic chiasm or optic chiasma is the part of the brain where the optic nerves (CN II) partially cross.

The optic chiasm is located at the bottom of the brain immediately below the hypothalamus.

The anterior cerebral artery pass over the superior surface of the optic chiasm.

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