- Of, relating to, or described by Austrian anatomist Johann Ludwig Gasser (1723-1765).
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A large ganglion becomes developed close to the root, which forms the rudiment of the Gasserian ganglion.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III (of 4)
Francis Maitland Balfour
So far as its pathology is known, it is believed to be due to degenerative changes in the semilunar (Gasserian) ganglion.Manual of Surgery
Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
He may not be able to excise a Gasserian ganglion, or know very much about the researches of Calmette or von Pircquet.The Corner of Harley Street