spinal ganglion


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spinal ganglion

n.
Any of the sensory ganglia situated on the posterior root of each spinal nerve.
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10) In chickens, common sites of neurofibromas, neurofibrosarcomas, and neurogenic sarcomas are the skin, dorsal root ganglia, brachial plexus, brachial nerve, thoracic spinal ganglion, anterior mesenteric and celiac plexus, lumbosacral plexus, radial nerve, kidney, voluntary muscle, spleen, tongue, testis, and adrenal gland.
Postganglionic lesions are defined as lesions distal to the spinal ganglion and are physiologically similar to other peripheral nerve injuries.