Chapter 10:Topics 1-5

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  1. 3 General Functions of Nervous System
    Integration, Motor, and Sensory
  2. Input is interpreted & associated with body's appropriate response
    Integration
  3. Conduction of signals from the integration centers (CNS) to effecter cells
    Motor
  4. Gather info about internal & external environments & convert it to a form which can be used
    Sensory
  5. Part of nervous system that controls the viscera
    Autonomic Nervous System
  6. The brain and spinal cord
    Central Nervous System
  7. Divided into 2 parts; the autonomic and somatic nervous system
    Motor Division
  8. Receives impulses and brings them to the brain
    Sensory Division
  9. Parts of nervous system outside brain and spinal cord
    Peripheral Nervous System
  10. Motor pathways of peripheral nervous system that lead to skeletal muscles
    Somatic Nervous System
  11. Produce myelin, maintain the ionic environment, provide growth factors that support neurons, provide structural support, & play role in cell-to-cell communication
    Neurolgia
  12. Nerve Cell
    Neuron
  13. Type of neuroglia that connects neurons to blood vessels & provides growth factors
    Astrocytes
  14. Membrane composed of neuroglia that lines ventricles of brain
    Ependyma
  15. Neuroglia that support neurons & phagocytize bacteria & debris
    Microglia
  16. Type of neuroglia in the CNS that produces myelin
    Oligodendrocyte
  17. Type of neuroglia that surrounds an axon of a peripheral nerve, forming the neurilemma & myelin
    Schwann Cells
  18. Glia in the PNS that support neurons in ganglia
    Satellite Cells

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