neuropil

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Synonyms for neuropil

the complex network of unmyelinated axones, dendrites, and glial branches that form the bulk of the central nervous system's grey matter and in which nerve cell bodies are embedded

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FTLD-TDP (Frontotemporal lobar degeneration-transactive response DNA-binding protein) type A showing temporal cortex with TDP-43immunoreactive neuronal cytoplasmic inclusions and numerous neuropil threads found predominantly in layer II of the neocortex (a).