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gan·gli·on

 (găng′glē-ən)
n. pl. gan·gli·a (-glē-ə) or gan·gli·ons
1. A group of nerve cells forming a nerve center, especially one located outside the brain or spinal cord.
2. Medicine A benign cystic lesion resembling a tumor, occurring in a tendon sheath or joint capsule.
3. A center of power, activity, or energy.

[From Greek, cystlike tumor, nerve bundle.]

gan′gli·on′ic (-ŏn′ĭk) adj.
References in classic literature ?
Bankruptcy, social collapse, famine, and pestilence had done nothing to damage these, and it was only to the great capitals and ganglionic centres, as it were, of this State, that positive destruction had come.
Medial ganglionic eminence-like cells derived from human embryonic stem cells correct learning and memory deficits.
It then establishes a lifelong presence in the sensory ganglionic neurons and, thus, can reactivate later in life causing herpes zoster (shingles), which can affect cranial, thoracic, and lumbosacral dermatomes.
Large infrapatellar ganglionic cyst of the knee fat pad: a case report and review of the literature.
The authors found a decrease in retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) thickness and a decrease in pattern electroretinography (ERG) 3 to 4 months after injury, which correlated with punctate regions of reduced cellularity in the ganglionic layer and damage to the optic nerve (Mohan et al.
These large pear-shaped ganglionic cells fill nearly the entire volume of the dorsal central lobes, tend to be unipolar, project neurites to other regions of the PVG, and include motor neurons that project to locations such as the adductor muscle and mantle (Dakin, 1910; Bullock and Horridge, 1965; Stephens, 1978; Beninger and Le Pennec, 2016).
The team used hPSCs to grow an organoid called the human medial ganglionic eminence, which produces inhibitory neurons and plays a crucial but brief role in early development of the cortex.
Myenteric ICCs were found to be markedly reduced not only in the aganglionic segment, but also in the transitional zone and ganglionic part of HD bowel.
Management of recurrent atrial arrhythmias after minimally invasive surgical pulmonary vein isolation and ganglionic plexi ablation for atrial fibrillation.
The mammalian retina contains dopaminergic neurons that regulate the receptive field of ganglionic cells providing contrast sensitivity and color vision (19,20).
Now research in mice shows that human embryonic stem cells differentiated into medial ganglionic eminence (MGE)-like cells, which produce GABA.