Medical Definition of Dorsal root ganglion

1. Enlargement of the dorsal root of the spinal cord containing cell bodies of afferent spinal neurons. Neural outgrowth from dorsal root ganglia has been studied extensively in vitro. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dorsal Root Ganglion

dorsal nerve of scapula
dorsal nerves of toes
dorsal nucleus
dorsal nucleus of trapezoid body
dorsal nucleus of vagus
dorsal nucleus of vagus nerve
dorsal pancreatic artery
dorsal part of pons
dorsal plate of neural tube
dorsal position
dorsal primary ramus of spinal nerve
dorsal radiocarpal ligament
dorsal reflex
dorsal root
dorsal root ganglion (current term)
dorsal sacrococcygeal muscle
dorsal sacrococcygeus muscle
dorsal sacroiliac ligaments
dorsal scapular artery
dorsal scapular nerve
dorsal scapular vein
dorsal spine
dorsal surface
dorsal surface of digit
dorsal surface of sacrum
dorsal surface of scapula
dorsal talonavicular bone
dorsal talonavicular ligament
dorsal tegmental decussation

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