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Related to Nerve Cells

STUDY
PLAY
NEURONS
CELLS OF THE NERVOUS SYSTEMS SPECIALIZED TO TRANSMIT MESSAGES THROUGHOUT THE BODY
DENDRITES
THE BRANCHING EXTENSIONS OF NEURONS THAT CARE ELECTRICAL SIGNALS TO THE CELL BODY
AXON
NEURON PROCESS THAT CARRIES IMPULSES AWAY FROM THE NERVE CELL BODY
DENDRITES
THE RECEPTIVE PORTION OF A NERVE CELL
AXON
THE CONDUCTIONG PORTION OF A NERVE CELL
AXON
EFFERENT PROCESS
NODE OF RANVIER
THE GAPS OR INDENTATIONS IN THE MYELIN SHEATH
SCHWANN CELLS
FORM THE MYELIN SHEATHS AROUND NERVE FIBERS THAT ARE FOUND IN THE PNS
NEURILEMMA
THE SCHWANN CELL CYTOPLASM EXTERNAL TO THE MYELIN SHEATH
MYELIN SHEATH
A TIGHT COIL OF WRAPPED MEMBRANES THAT ENCLOSES THE AXON