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Location of preganglionic cell body Lateral horns of spinal cord gray matter (T1–L2)

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2

Location of preganglionic cell body
Brainstem and lateral parts of spinal gray matter (S2–S4

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3

Outflow from the CNS
Spinal nerves
Sympathetic nerves
Splanchnic nerves

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4

Outflow from the CNS
cranial nerves
splanchnic nerves

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5

GANGLIA
Sympathetic chain ganglia along spinal cord for spinal and sympathetic nerves; collateraganglia for splanchnic nerves

SYM

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Number of postganglionic neurons
Many (much divergence)

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7

GANGLIA
Terminal ganglia near or on effector organ

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Number of postganglionic neurons
Few (less divergence)

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9

Short preganglionic

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10

LONG PREGANGLIONIC

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11

SHORT POSTGANGLIONIC

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12

LONG POSTGANGLIONIC

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