Neuromuscular quiz!

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Neuromuscular quiz!
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2012-02-21 09:40:59
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  1. what results in the stimulation of the one neurone in a motor unit?
    simultaneous contraction
  2. what does NMJ stand for?
    neuromuscular junction
  3. name the two different types of filaments?
    thick and thin
  4. what are muscle spindles?
    sensorimotor organs
  5. what name is given to the tiny gap as a nerve impulse passes from one to the other
    synapse
  6. each neuromuscular junction consists of what?
    axon terminal of a motor neuron and motor end plate
  7. what happens to the intrafusal cells when they detect a change in muscle length?
    reflexively stimulate a muscle contraction
  8. each synaptic end bulb contains many what?
    synaptic vesicles
  9. the area between the axon terminal and the sarcolemma is called the?
    synaptic cleft
  10. the long processes of neurones are called?
    Axons

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