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WHAT DOES GENICULATE MEAN IN ENGLISH?
The geniculate ganglion is an L-shaped collection of fibers and sensory neurons of the facial nerve located in the facial canal of the head. It receives fibers from the motor, sensory, and parasympathetic components of the facial nerve and sends fibers that will innervate the lacrimal glands, submandibular glands, sublingual glands, tongue, palate, pharynx, external auditory meatus, stapedius, posterior belly of the digastric muscle, stylohyoid muscle, and muscles of facial expression. The geniculate ganglion contains special sensory neuronal cell bodies for taste, from fibers coming up from the tongue through the chorda tympani and from fibers coming up from the roof of the palate through the greater petrosal nerve. Sensory and parasympathetic inputs are carried into the geniculate ganglion via the nervus intermedius. Motor fibers are carried via the facial nerve proper. The greater petrosal nerve, which carries sensory fibers as well as preganglionic parasympathetic fibers, emerges from the anterior aspect of the ganglion. The geniculate ganglion is one of several ganglia of the head and neck.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GENICULATE» OVER TIME
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GENICULATE»
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Localization in Clinical Neurology
Hemianopic optic atrophy indicates the involvement of the postchiasmal, preoptic
radiations (i.e., optic tract or lateral geniculate body damage) but has also been
rarely described in congenital retrogeniculate lesions [4,78,128]. Etiologies of ...
Paul W. Brazis, Joseph C. Masdeu, José Biller, 2012
The Facial Nerve
These fibers synapse at the geniculate ganglion or perhaps in ganglia situated
along the course of the facial nerve within the fallopian canal between the
stylomastoid foramen and the geniculate ganglion. This distribution may explain
Mark May, Barry M. Schaitkin, 2000
Exp. Neurol., 24, 386-99 Bishop, G. H. & O'Leary, J. S. (1940) Electrical activity of
the lateral geniculate of cats following optic nerve stimuli. J. Neurophysiol., 3, 308
-22 Bishop, P. O. & Davis, R. (1960) The recovery of responsiveness of the ...
John Douglas Pettigrew, Kenneth James Sanderson, William Russell Levick, 1986
Surgical Management of Pain
The hallmarks of geniculate neuralgia are otalgia (pain in the ear) and
prosopalgia (deep facial pain). Geniculate neuralgia may be accompanied by
cranial nerve deficits, including trigeminal (facial hypesthesia and hypalgesia),
Kim J. Burchiel, 2011
The Visual Neurosciences
Functional organization of the lateral geniculate nucleus For those who still
consider the lateral geniculate nucleus as a simple relay, the complexity of its
organization will no doubt come as a surprise. The nucleus is organized into a
number of ...
John Simon Werner, Leo M. Chalupa, 2004
Ballenger's Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery
(A) Facial nerve schwannoma with proximal margin at the geniculate ganglion
and distal extension through the tympanic segment of the facial nerve. There is
impingement upon the ossicular chain. (B) Geniculate hemangioma with
James Byron Snow, Phillip A. Wackym, John Jacob Ballenger, 2009
Other Nuclei of the Thalamus These nuclei include the intralaminar nuclei, the
midline nuclei, the reticular nucleus, and the medial and lateral geniculate bodies
. The intralaminar nuclei are small collections of nerve cells within the internal ...
Richard S. Snell, 2010
Cortical Projections of the Medial Geniculate Body in the Cat
Introduction. Monakow (1882)recognized inthe medial geniculate body(MGB)a
medial or “magnocellular”, and a lateral, “principal” or parvicellular part. The latter
was further subdivided by Cajal (1902) in a dorsal and a ventral lobe.
A. Sousa-Pinto, 1973
Clinical Pathways in Neuro-Ophthalmology: An Evidence-Based ...
Although the study of Wilhelm et al suggests that a RAPD may occasionally be
present with lateral geniculate body or parageniculate optic radiation lesions (
Wilhelm, 1996), this observation has not been confirmed by other investigators.
Andrew G. Lee, Paul W. Brazis, 2011
Duvernoy's Atlas of the Human Brain Stem and Cerebellum: ...
The medial geniculate body (lot) attaches to the lateral margin of the midbrain
through a medially-directed hilus and is encapsulated (104') laterally. The
brachium of the inferior colliculus (67) enters the medial geniculate body through
Thomas P. Naidich, Henri M. Duvernoy, Bradley N. Delman, 2009
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GENICULATE»
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'Alice in Wonderland Syndrome' Caused by Acid Flashback
... suggested that LSD might have a temporary toxic effect on the lateral geniculate nucleus, an area of the brain involved in visual perception. «Yahoo News, Jul 15»
Origin and evolution of Petrocosmea (Gesneriaceae) inferred from …
Stamen, showing poricidal anther basifixed with long geniculate filament (8'. anther of P. minor showing dehiscent pore), 9. pistil, showing style ... «BMC Blogs Network, Jul 15»
Translational utility of rodent hippocampal auditory gating in …
This study found that the hippocampus CA3 subfield, relative other areas in the auditory processing pathway (medial geniculate, auditory ... «Nature.com, Jun 15»
Is glaucoma a neurological disease?
Astrocytic responses in the lateral geniculate nucleus of monkeys with experimental glaucoma. Vet Ophthalmol. 2012 Jan;15(1):23-30. 3. «ModernMedicine, Jun 15»
West Linn student knocked out of National Spelling Bee
... bee website. Cha won the regional spelling bee in March by spelling the word "geniculate," which means to bend sharply at an angle. «kgw.com, May 15»
Hartlip family's hell after Evangeline Shuttlewood's mystery illness …
It was there the family was told Evie was suffering from geniculate neuralgia - a condition affecting an estimated 0.1% of the country's ... «Kent Online, May 15»
Schoolgirl with extremely rare ear condition has such sensitive …
Evie was diagnosed with geniculate neuralgia last May after an apparently ordinary cold which she shared with her two sisters. It causes ... «Mirror.co.uk, May 15»
LSD Could Take You on a Trip to Alice in Wonderland Syndrome
“LSD intake might produce short-term limited and reversible damage of the lateral geniculate nucleus (LGN) leading to dysfunction of the ... «Brain Blogger, May 15»
Abnormal auditory pathways in PHOX2B mutation positive …
Between cochlear nuclei and medial geniculate body, there are at least two neurons. Many but not all fibers decussate. Of these decussations ... «BMC Blogs Network, Mar 15»
Brain's light detector is not so simple after all
The lateral geniculate nuclei (LGN) are the small grey nodes midway between the eyes at the top and the visual cortex at the bottom. (Credit: ... «Futurity: Research News, Mar 15»
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