Chapter 11:Topic 4

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  1. Muscle or gland that effects change in body
    Effector
  2. Carry nerve impulses away from CNS to effector (muscle/gland)
    Efferent
  3. Neuron between sensory neuron and motor neuron
    Interneuron
  4. Rapid, automatic response to a stimulus
    Reflex
  5. Nerve pathway, consisting of: sensory receptor, sensory neuron, interneuron, motor neuron, and effector
    Reflex Arc
  6. Neuron that conducts an impulse from a receptor to the CNS
    Sensory Neuron
  7. Specialized structure associated with the peripheral end of sensory neuron specific to detecting a particular sensation & triggering an impulse in response
    Sensory Receptor
  8. 5 Structures of Reflex Arc in Order?
    • 1. Sensory Receptor
    • 2. Sensory Neuron
    • 3. Interneuron
    • 4. Motor Neuron 
    • 5. Effector
  9. 3 Basic Type of Skeletal Muscle Reflexes?
    • 1. Patellar Reflex
    • 2. Withdrawl Reflex
    • 3. Crossed Exterior Reflex

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