Neuromuscular Quiz ting 2K12

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Neuromuscular Quiz ting 2K12
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  1. What are the long procceses of neurones called?
    Axons
  2. What does NMJ stand for?
    Neuromuscular junctions
  3. Muscle spindles are made up of three to five specialized muscle cells known as...
    Intrafusal cells
  4. The area between the axon terminal and the sarcolemma is called what?
    Synaptic cleft
  5. The swelling at the end of the axon terminal is called...
    Synaptic end bulb
  6. What is the motor end plate?
    The part of the sarcolemma of the muscles cell that is in the closest proximity to the synaptic buld end
  7. What is a neurolmuscular junction also known as?
    Myoneural junction
  8. Muscle spindles are sensorimotor organs located within the skeletal muscles. True or false?
    True
  9. What is the stretch reflex?
    When intrafusal cells detect a change in muscle length, they reflexively stimulate a muscle contraction to prevent over-stretching and muscle fibre damage.
  10. Name the three types of neurones?
    Motor neurones, sensory neurones and relay neurones.

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