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Descriptor English: Ganglia
Descriptor Spanish: Ganglios
Descriptor Portuguese: Gânglios
Descriptor French: Ganglions
Tree number(s): A08.340
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005724
Scope note: Clusters of multipolar neurons surrounded by a capsule of loosely organized CONNECTIVE TISSUE located outside the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; wrist ganglion is indexed under WRIST and SYNOVIAL CYST
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 ID: 5865
Unique ID: D005724
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
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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