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At high rates of salivary secretion, what ions are present?

Na+, because there isn't enough time to remove it and put in potassium


what is unique of the stimulation of salivary glands?

they are stimulated by para and sympathetic stimulation


what nerve is parasymp activation of salivary secretion? sympathetic action?

para - cnx

symp - t1=t3


sympathetic activation of salivary gland mechanism?

t1-t3 secrete norepi, which stimulates camp leading to increased Ca


parasym mech of salivary gland mech?

vagus releases ach which acts through ach to increase ip3 to increase calcium