Medical Definition of Semilunar ganglion

1. The semilunar-shaped ganglion containing the cells of origin of most of the sensory fibres of the trigeminal nerve. It is situated within the dural cleft on the cerebral surface of the petrous portion of the temporal bone and gives off the ophthalmic, maxillary, and part of the mandibular nerves. (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Semilunar Ganglion

semilocal
semilog
semilog paper
semilogarithmic
semilogical
semilunar
semilunar bone
semilunar cartilage
semilunar conjunctival fold
semilunar cusp
semilunar fascia
semilunar fasciculus
semilunar fibrocartilage
semilunar fold
semilunar fold of colon
semilunar ganglion (current term)
semilunar hiatus
semilunar line
semilunar notch
semilunar nucleus of Flechsig
semilunar valve
semilunare
semilunary
semilunate
semilune
semilunes
semilustrous
semiluxation
semiluxurious
semiluxury

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