cranial neuropore -->
rostral neuropore
medical dictionary

The temporary opening at the extreme rostral (cephalic) end of the early embryonic forebrain; closes at the 20th somite stage.

Synonyms: anterior neuropore, cranial neuropore.

(05 Mar 2000)

rostral, rostralis, rostral lamina, rostral layer < Prev | Next > rostral transtentorial herniation, rostrate

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums