trigeminal ganglion


: the large flattened sensory root ganglion of the trigeminal nerve that lies within the skull and behind the orbit

called also gasserian ganglion, semilunar ganglion

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“Trigeminal ganglion.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Jun. 2023.

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