neural crest syndrome n.
A syndrome consisting of loss of pain sensibility, autonomic dysfunction, pupillary abnormalities, neurogenic anhidrosis, vasomotor instability, aplasia of dental enamel, meningeal thickening, hyperflexion, and albinism.
- Neural fold
neural fold n. The elevated margins of the embryonic neural groove.
- Neuralgia facialis vera
neuralgia facialis vera neuralgia fa·ci·a·lis ve·ra (fā’shē-ā’lĭs vēr’ə) n. See geniculate neuralgia.
[noo-ral-juh, nyoo-] /nʊˈræl dʒə, nyʊ-/ noun, Pathology. 1. sharp and paroxysmal pain along the course of a nerve. /njʊˈrældʒɪə/ noun 1. severe spasmodic pain caused by damage to or malfunctioning of a nerve and often following the course of the nerve n. 1807, from Greek neuron “nerve” (see neuro-) + -algia. Probably formed on model […]
- Neural groove
neural groove n. The gutterlike groove formed in the midline of the embryo’s dorsal surface by the progressive elevation of the lateral margins of the neural plate, resulting in the formation of the neural tube. Also called medullary groove.