Definition of Pallidum

1. Noun. The inner pale yellow part of the lenticular nucleus.

Exact synonyms: Globus Pallidus, Paleostriatum
Generic synonyms: Basal Ganglion
Group relationships: Lenticular Nucleus, Lentiform Nucleus



Definition of Pallidum

1. Noun. (anatomy) the globus pallidus ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Pallidum

1. Synonym: globus pallidus. Origin: L. Pallidus, pale (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pallidum

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pallidoamygdalotomy
pallidoansotomy
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pallidum (current term)
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pallister-killian syndrome
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pallophotophone

Literary usage of Pallidum

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1. The Journal of Experimental Medicine by Rockefeller University, Rockefeller Institute, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (1922)
"The establishment of the fact that dissemination of Treponema pallidum in the rabbit occurs after local inoculation has for the most part rested upon the ..."

2. American Medicine (1906)
"Upon examining the pus taken from an affection of molluscum contagiosum in a syphilitic the author found T. pallidum. Siebert examined a total of 125 cases ..."

3. Syphilis and Public Health by Edward Bright Vedder (1918)
"C. The Methods Whereby the Treponema pallidum Gains Access ... Certain other characteristics of the Treponema pallidum are worthy of consideration, ..."

4. The Wassermann Test by Charles Franklin Craig (1921)
"... pallidum The success attending Noguchi's efforts to obtain Tre- ... pallidum in pure culture lead to the hope that antigens prepared from such cultures ..."

5. Diagnostic Methods, Chemical, Bacteriological and Microscopical: A Text-book by Ralph Waldo Webster (1912)
"Cultivation of Treponema pallidum. As previously stated, the causative factor of syphilis can be definitely settled only by fulfilling Koch's postulates ..."

6. Diseases of the Skin: A Textbook for Students and Practitioners by J. M. H. MacLeod (1921)
"... pallidum) discovered by Schaudinn and Hoffmann in 1905. ... pallidum is a minute proto- zoon 4 M to 20 M in length and averaging about 10 /u, ..."

7. A Text-book of General Bacteriology by Edwin Oakes Jordan (1921)
"THE MICRO-ORGANISM OF SYPHILIS—TREPONEMA pallidum Syphilis is essentially an infectious disease, acquired by sexual congress or transmitted by a diseased ..."

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