Anatomy Lab Quiz 4 (4)
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Nerve fiber arising from a slight elevation of the cell body that conducts an action potential (impulse) away from the cell body.
Neuron process with many branches that conducts an action potential (impulse) toward the cell body
Transmits impulse from sensory to motor neuron within central nervous system
Substance of Schwann cell composed of lipoprotein that insulates axons and increases impulse speed
transmits impulse out of the brain or spinal cord to effectors (muscle and glands)
motor (efferent) neuron
Transmits impulse into brain or spinal cord from receptors
sensory (afferent) neuron
Myelin forming neuroglia in brain and spinal cord
Star shaped neuroglia between neurons and blood vessels
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