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Development of the Nervous System 01

Topic: Anatomy

Created on Sunday, October 14 2007 by jdmiles

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When does the neural tube begin to form, and when does it close?

 
        A) The neural tube begins to form on approximately week 15, and closes on approximately week 17.
 
        B) The neural tube begins to form on approximately day 27, and closes on approximately day 28.
 
        C) The neural tube begins to form on approximately week 37, and closes on approximately week 38.
 
        D) The neural tube begins to form on approximately week 24, and closes on approximately week 26.
 
        E) The neural tube begins to form on approximately week 36, and closes on approximately week 38.
 

 


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A) The neural tube begins to form on approximately week 15, and closes on approximately week 17.

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The neural tube begins to form on approximately day 27, and closes on approximately day 28.  (See References)

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B) The neural tube begins to form on approximately day 27, and closes on approximately day 28.

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The neural tube begins to form on approximately day 27, and closes on approximately day 28.  (See References)

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C) The neural tube begins to form on approximately week 37, and closes on approximately week 38.

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The neural tube begins to form on approximately day 27, and closes on approximately day 28.  (See References)

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D) The neural tube begins to form on approximately week 24, and closes on approximately week 26.

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The neural tube begins to form on approximately day 27, and closes on approximately day 28.  (See References)

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E) The neural tube begins to form on approximately week 36, and closes on approximately week 38.

This answer is incorrect.


The neural tube begins to form on approximately day 27, and closes on approximately day 28.  (See References)

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References:

1. Rowland, L.P. (Ed) (2000). Merritt's Neurology, 10th Edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia. (ISBN:0683304747)Advertising:
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Development of the Nervous System 01
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