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peripheral nervous system
the neurons that connect the central nervous system to the rest of the body, including muscles and glands
the branch like extensions of a neuron that receive impulses and conduct them toward the cell body
a long-tubelike structure that attached to a neuron that transmits impulses away from the neuron to the cell body
a white, fatty substances that insulates axons and enables rapid transmission of neural impulses
somatic nervous system
the division of the peripheral nervous system that connects the central nervous system with the sensory recepetors, muscles, and the skin.
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