glial

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Related to glial limitans: ependyma

glial

 [gli´al]
of or pertaining to glia or neuroglia.

gli·al

(glī'ăl),
Pertaining to glia or neuroglia.

glial

/gli·al/ (gli´'l) of or pertaining to the neuroglia.

glial

adjective Referring to the (neuro)glial tissue of the brain.

Pronunciation
Medspeak-UK: pronounced, GLAI ull
Medspeak-US: pronounced, GLEE ull

gli·al

(glī'ăl)
Pertaining to glia or neuroglia.

glial

of or pertaining to glia or neuroglia.

glial limitans
a dense network of glial processes at the pia mater.
glial nodule
foci of microglia about degenerating neurons.
glial shrubbery
an accumulation of glial nodules around degenerating Purkinje cells in the molecular layer of the cerebellum.
References in periodicals archive ?
Bobak, JB and Salm, AK (1996) Plasticity ofastrocytes of the ventral glial limitans subjacent to the supraoptic nucleus.