Origin of nerve cord
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This is an elastic rod of cartilage, lying just beneath the spinal marrow or nerve-cord, which runs backward from the brain.The Whence and the Whither of Man|John Mason Tyler
Just beneath the nerve-cord note a blood-vessel extending the length of the body.
A streak or groove forms along its axis, and becomes the nerve-cord running along the back.
There is a slight swelling on the nerve-cord in each segment of the body.