The cranial ganglion that is associated with and extends fibers into the trigeminal nerve. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK53171 https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/693 ]

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

taxonomic disambiguation
fused trigeminal ganglion [ NCBITaxon : 32524 ]
plural term
trigeminal ganglia
contributor
  • https://github.com/ANiknejad
  • https://github.com/cmungall
  • https://github.com/mellybelly
definition
  • The cranial ganglion that is associated with and extends fibers into the trigeminal nerve.
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/69/Gray776.png
editor note
  • consider renaming this 'trigeminal ganglion complex'. The complex may be fused (amniotes) partially fused (xenopus) or separate (sharks)
external definition
  • A prominent collection of touch-sensory neurons of the trigeminal or fifth cranial nerve, positioned beside the brain between the eye and the ear. Kimmel et al, 1995.[TAO]
has exact synonym
  • 5th ganglion
  • semilunar ganglion
  • trigeminal V ganglion
  • fifth ganglion
  • Gasserian ganglion
  • ganglion of trigeminal complex
has narrow synonym
  • fused trigeminal ganglion
has related synonym
  • Gasser's ganglion
  • trigeminal ganglia
  • ganglion of trigeminal nerve
  • Gasserian ganglia
  • ganglion trigeminale
  • trigeminus ganglion
  • ganglion semilunare
  • gV
id
  • UBERON:0001675
taxon notes
  • In Xenopus, the profundal and the trigeminal ganglia are separate distally but fused at their proximal end as they condense around NF stage 24.