Definitions for "Ganglion"
Keywords:  ganglia, cyst, tendon, pns, neuron
A mass or knot of nervous matter, including nerve cells, usually forming an enlargement in the course of a nerve.
A globular, hard, indolent tumor, situated somewhere on a tendon, and commonly formed by the effusion of a viscid fluid into it; -- called also weeping sinew.
A cluster of neuronal cell bodies, usually located outside the central nervous system in vertebrates. Invertebrate central nervous systems consist of a series of ganglia connected by nerve bundles.
Keywords:  rubbery, mass, slowly, enlarges, foot
a firm, rubbery mass that occurs on the top of the foot
a soft, rubbery mass, which slowly enlarges
Keywords:  lymphatic, gland, node, system
A node, or gland in the lymphatic system; as, a lymphatic ganglion.