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what gives rise to the thalamus, epithalamus, hypothalamus, and subthalamus?
dilation of the ventricles due to an excess of CSF that may result from either a blockage of CSF circulation or, rarely, an overproduction of CSF (e.g., due to a choroid plexus pap
what folds to give rise to the neural tube?
the red nucleus and the substantia nigria arise from the _______.
Which family of genes is responsible for the differentiation of the neural tube?
what signals the ectoderm to differentiate into neuroectoderm forming the neural plate?
The _____ is derived from the rhombencephalon and gives rise to the medulla oblongata
what divides the thalmus and hypothalamus?
This primary vesicle gives rise to the metencephalon and the myelencephalon
which ventricle is associated with the diencephalon?
What important molecule is needed to prevent NTDs?
Anencephaly result in a failure of what structure to close?
the anterior commissure, corpus callosum, and the hippocampal commissure arise from the _____.
which embryonic plate of the spinal cord gives rise to the dorsal horn of the spinal cord?
term describing unusally smalll gyri
another anatomical term that means alar
term describing unusually large gyri
in which week is the CNS formed?
the hippocampus and the amygdala arise from the ______.
the doral root ganglion, the autonomic ganglion, the epidermal pigment cells, and the chromaffin cells are derivatives of which embryonic cell type?
failure of neuronal migration leads to?
which ventricle is associated with the myencephalon?
Type of Lower Neural Tube Defect where the posterior neuropore fails to close
The lumen of the neural tube gives rise to the ______ system in the brain and the central canal in the spinal cord.
Optic vesicles, cups, and stalks are derivatives of the _______.
the neurohypophysis and the infundibulum of the pituitary arise from what?
the basal ganglia arises from the ______.
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The _____ is derived from the rhombencephalon and gives rise to the pons and the cerebellum
Cranial Nerves 4-8 all arise from which secondary vesicle?
Cranial Nerve I is derived from the _____.
another anatomical term that means basal
the ____ zone forms the white matter of the spinal cord
Is the sulcus limitans retained in the spinal cord or the brain?
this term refers to the formation and closure of the neural tube
The anterior opening of the neural tube closes to become the _____ ______.
a rare genetic disorder most often characterized by varying degrees of deafness, minor defects in structures arising from the neural crest, and pigmentation anomalies.
the cerebral hemispheres arise from the _____.
this syndrome is caused by a mutation in FMR-1 and leads to abnormal pruning and dendritic spines
what ventricle is associated with the telencephalon?
which embryonic plate of the spinal cord gives rise to the ventral horn of the spinal cord?
This primary vesicle gives rise to the optic vesicles and also gives rise to the telencephalon and the diencephalon
Cranial Nerve III arises from which embryonic portion of the brain?
Cranial Nerves 8-12 all arise from which secondary ventricle?
the presence of a cerebral cortical cleft of brain tissue that extends from the ventricles to the cerebral cortical surface.
True or False: The neural tube gives rise to the brain and spinal cord
This flexure is located between the rhombencephalon and the spinal cord
term describing the primitive brain with no folds or grooves
The neuroepithelial cells of the spinal cord migrate to the _______ zone forming the gray matter of the spinal
what gives rise to the midbrain?
the mesencephalon is associated with what ventricular structure?
the notochord forms the ____ _____ of the intervertebral disc.
This flexure is located between the procencephalon and the mesencephalon
longitudinal groove that separates the alar and basal plates

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