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Prosencephalon
MeSH HeadingProsencephalon
Tree NumberA08.186.211.730
Scope NoteThe anterior of the three primitive cerebral vesicles of the embryonic brain arising from the NEURAL TUBE. It subdivides to form DIENCEPHALON and TELENCEPHALON. (Stedmans Medical Dictionary, 27th ed)
Entry TermForebrain
Allowable QualifiersAB AH BS CH CY DE EM EN GD IM IN ME MI PA PH PP PS RA RE RI SE SU TR UL US VI
Previous Indexing Brain (1966-1991)
Previous Indexing Diencephalon (1966-1991)
Previous Indexing Telencephalon (1966-1991)
History Note92
Date of Entry19910125
Unique IDD016548


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Nervous System [A08]
   Central Nervous System [A08.186]
      Brain [A08.186.211]
Blood-Brain Barrier [A08.186.211.035]
Brain Stem [A08.186.211.132]  +
Cerebral Ventricles [A08.186.211.276]  +
Limbic System [A08.186.211.464]  +
Mesencephalon [A08.186.211.653]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeProsencephalon [A08.186.211.730]
Diencephalon [A08.186.211.730.317]  +
Telencephalon [A08.186.211.730.885]  +
Rhombencephalon [A08.186.211.865]  +

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