Anatomy Lab Quiz 4 (6)

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  1. functional unit of nervous system
    neuron
  2. "glue" that supports and maintains neuronal networks
    neuroglia
  3. CNS
    brain and spinal cord
  4. PNS
    all other nervous tissue
  5. Neuron consists of:
    dendrite, cell body, axon, axon terminal
  6. site of communication between 2 neurons (or neuron and another effector)
    synapse
  7. several dendrites; throughout CNS
    multipolar neuron
  8. one main dendrite; vision, hearing, balance, olfaction
    Bipolar neuron
  9. central branch; axon and dendrite root; touch, stretching in PNS
    Unipolar neuron
  10. within CNS, between sensory and motor
    interneuron
  11. mostly unipolar
    sensory (afferent) neuron
  12. mostly multipolar
    motor (efferent), interneuron
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