a ganglion on the dorsal root of each spinal nerve, containing the cell bodies of sensory nerves.
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- spinal concussion,
- spinal cord,
- spinal curvature,
- spinal decompression,
- spinal fusion,
- spinal headache,
- spinal marrow,
- spinal meningitis,
- spinal muscle of head,
- spinal muscle of neck
Origin of spinal ganglion
First recorded in 1855–60
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The ganglion of the posterior root of each spinal segmental nerve, containing the cell bodies of the unipolar primary sensory neurons.dorsal root ganglion
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