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Descriptor in English: Ganglia
Descriptor in Spanish: Ganglios
Descriptor in Portuguese: Gânglios
Descriptor in French: Ganglions
Tree number(s): A08.340
Scope note: Clusters of multipolar neurons surrounded by a capsule of loosely organized CONNECTIVE TISSUE located outside the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM.
Annotation: GEN or unspecified; prefer specifics; wrist ganglion is indexed under WRIST (IM) + SYNOVIAL CYST (IM);
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
DeCS UI: 5865
Descriptor UI: D005724
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2002/10/24
Ganglia - Preferred
Concept UI M0008978
Scope note Clusters of multipolar neurons surrounded by a capsule of loosely organized CONNECTIVE TISSUE located outside the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM.
Preferred term Ganglia



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