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Flashcards in Motor Systems: Visceral/Autonomic Nervous Systems Deck (13):
1

Lower motor neurons of ANS are located outside the CNS in _____.

"autonomic ganglia"

2

Contacts between visceral motor neurons and target organs are _____.

less differentiated

3

The _____ and _____ regulate the visceral motor system.

hypothalamus
regions in the brainstem

4

_____ used and postsynaptic receptors is higher in the ANS.

variability of neurotransitters

5

Two branches of the ANS are the _____ and _____.

sympathetic
parasympathetic

6

The _____ division is most active during rest and stimulates digestive activites.

parasympathetic

7

The sympathetic uses _____ and _____ as neurotransmitters

NE
ACh

8

The sympathic nervous system is activated by the 4 F's:

Fight
Flight
Fright
Fuck

9

The parasympathetic nervous system uses _____ as the neurotransmitter.

ACh

10

The sympathetic NS _____ energy.

uses

11

The parasympathetic NS _____ energy.

produces

12

Together, the sympathetic and parasympathetic NS are concerned with _____.

homeostasis

13

The short-term effects may deviate from the set-point, imposing _____.

allostasis
(homeostasis through physiological or behavioral change)