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Peripheral nervous system

peripheral nervous system

One of the two major divisions of the nervous system. Nerves in the PNS connect the central nervous system (cNS) with sensory organs, other organs, muscles, bloodvessels and glands.


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What portion of the human nervous system is peripheral NS?

And what is the total mass of the nervous system of a human of average hight?

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by ellateflag
Wed May 29, 2013 1:04 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: What portion of the human nervous system is peripheral NS?
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Re: GI tract and enteric nervous system

... help to break this question up for you. The peripheral nervous system is broken up into two systems the autonomic and the somatic. ...

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by daniel.kurz
Fri Oct 28, 2011 6:31 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: GI tract and enteric nervous system
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The Heart

... Not sure how F+F would affect this. 3. Is PNS peripheral nervous system here? If not you've lost me - try to expand acronyms! 4. Enervated ...

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by Babybel56
Sat Apr 23, 2011 6:51 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Heart
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Re:

... is connected to a particular body with the nervous system. All that would have to be transfered and "translated" ... connections between the central nervous system and the peripheral one are essentially identical. keep dreaming. ...

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by twitchdoom
Fri Apr 08, 2011 5:25 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Immortality Theory Question
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Immortality Theory Question

... is connected to a particular body with the nervous system. All that would have to be transfered and "translated" ... connections between the central nervous system and the peripheral one are essentially identical. keep dreaming.

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by canalon
Thu Apr 07, 2011 8:06 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Immortality Theory Question
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