Medical Definition of Neural groove

1. The gutter-like groove formed in the midline of the embryo's dorsal surface by the progressive elevation of the lateral margins of the neural plate; the ultimate dorsal fusion of the margins results in the formation of the neural tube. Synonym: medullary groove. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Neural Groove

neural arch
neural axis
neural canal
neural canals
neural cell adhesion molecule
neural crest
neural crest syndrome
neural cyst
neural factor
neural fold
neural folds
neural ganglion
neural groove (current term)
neural induction
neural layer of optic retina
neural layer of retina
neural net
neural network
neural networks
neural part of hypophysis
neural pathway
neural plate
neural retina
neural segment
neural spine
neural structure
neural tube

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