Flashcards in Autonomic System Deck (10)
where to autonomic neurons originate from
lateral gray horn
preganglionic sympathetic neurons live in which levels?
what are paravertebral ganglia?
sympathetic ganglia that line vertebral column
what is the neurotransmitter for sympathetic nervous system (postganglia)
what are the target organs for the autonomic nervous sytem?
which pathway has a shorter preganglionic pathway?
which part of pathway is myelinated?
what does ACh bind to?
cholinergic receptors (muscurinic and nicotinic)
-binds to nicotinic in ganglionic synapse
-binds to muscurinic in parasympathetic with target organs