Embryology of the Nervous System

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

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