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an encapsulated neural structure consisting of a collection of cell bodies or neurons

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Effects of 1,8-cineole on electrophysiological parameters of neurons of the rat superior cervical ganglion.
09:45 DEVELOPMENT OF SATELLITE CELLS AND MITOSIS OF NEURONAL AND NON NEURONAL CELLS IN THE SUPERIOR CERVICAL GANGLION OF THE NEONATAL MALE RAT.
Hadley and Dale Purves have examined mouse nerve cells on the surface of a cluster of cells, called the superior cervical ganglion, located in the animal's neck.
3% of cases) that, in most cases, is painless and bilateral, affecting one or all cervical ganglion chains.
Sympathetic nerve fibers from the superior cervical ganglion, along with the postganglionic fibers of the parasympathetic nervous system, synapse with intercalated cells, myoepithelial cells, and acinar cells.