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

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