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Medical Term:

craniospinal sensory ganglia


Definition: a term collectively designating the sensory ganglia on the posterior (dorsal) roots of spinal nerves and on those cranial nerves that contain general sensory and taste fibers; also called encephalospinal ganglia.

Synonym(s): ganglia craniospinalia sensoriaTA

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