Embryology of the Nervous System

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

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