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Motor nerves

motor nerve

(Science: anatomy, nerve) An efferent nerve conveying an impulse that excites muscular contraction; motor nerves in the autonomic nervous system also elicit secretions from glandular epithelia.

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... cause problems. Hint :Specifically, which speech area? Remember that nerves from one side of the body cross over to the other brain hemisphere ... stimulus and the resulting muscle contraction are compared. A single motor neuron that synapses with a muscle fibre is suspended. The other end ...

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by Catherine89
Sun Feb 05, 2012 7:22 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Nervous system
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... Bell, M.D., 1824, F.R.C.S., discoverer of "Bell's Law" on motor and sensory nerves. "Atrocious medical experiments are being done on children, mostly physically and ...

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by noratmedicineforme
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Re: Vagus Nerve

... has the most extensive distribution in the body of all the cranial nerves, innervating structures as diverse as the external surface of the ... nerves ( in cranial nerve (anatomy) ) Cranial nerves are made up of motor neurons, sensory neurons, or both. The vagus nerve is one of the most ...

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by sanjidcapa
Tue May 05, 2009 9:15 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Vagus Nerve
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Brain and muscles

... one : "...Muscles contract with the message sent from the brain by motor nerves...." So, basically, muscles respond to signals from the brain, but no one has written ...

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by aravindmoh
Sun Mar 30, 2008 2:48 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain and muscles
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The Fiber Disease

... response to various stimuli from the environment; this part is called motor nervous system. Another part processes informa­tion from the sense-organs, ... It originates from the brainstem and the spinal cord and includes the nerves, which innervate the smooth muscles of the internal organs, heart ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Mon Sep 04, 2006 4:57 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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