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Study sets matching "term:nervous system = the system of brain, spinal cord, and nerves that govern sensation, movement, and thought."

44 terms
nervous system
neuron
nerve
sensory neuron
relay neuron (interneuron)
nerve cell
bundle of neurons
binds to / responds to external & internal stimulus
sends messages to relay or motor neurons
neuron
nerve cell
nerve
bundle of neurons
59 terms
Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves
ganglia
nuclei
nerves
dura mater
collection of neural somas in the PNS
collection of neural somas in the CNS
collection of axons bundled together in the PNS
layer of the spinal cord "tough mother" fibrous and some elas…
ganglia
collection of neural somas in the PNS
nuclei
collection of neural somas in the CNS
64 terms
The Nervous System : Neural Tissue Chpt 16,The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves Chpt 17, Brain and Cranial Nerve Chpt 18
Nervous System
Neurons
Neuron Cell Body
Dendrites
Along with the endocrine system, this system regulates and ma…
Carry information along their membrane extensions via electri…
Contains the nucleus of the cell... is the biosynthetic center o…
some neurons have one, most have many... Provide a large surface…
Nervous System
Along with the endocrine system, this system regulates and ma…
Neurons
Carry information along their membrane extensions via electri…
11 terms
Central nervous system, peripheral nervous system, brain, spinal cord, cerebrum, cerebellum, brainstem, somatic nervous system, autonomic nervous system, reflex, concussion
Central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
brain
spinal cord
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
that part of the central nervous system that includes all the…
a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sen…
Central nervous system
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
peripheral nervous system
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
11 terms
Central nervous system, peripheral nervous system, brain, spinal cord, cerebrum, cerebellum, brainstem, somatic nervous system, autonomic nervous system, reflex, concussion
Central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
brain
spinal cord
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
that part of the central nervous system that includes all the…
a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sen…
Central nervous system
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
peripheral nervous system
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
64 terms
The Nervous System : Neural Tissue Chpt 16,The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves Chpt 17, Brain and Cranial Nerve Chpt 18
Nervous System
Neurons
Neuron Cell Body
Dendrites
Along with the endocrine system, this system regulates and ma…
Carry information along their membrane extensions via electri…
Contains the nucleus of the cell... is the biosynthetic center o…
some neurons have one, most have many... Provide a large surface…
Nervous System
Along with the endocrine system, this system regulates and ma…
Neurons
Carry information along their membrane extensions via electri…
8 terms
Nervous System
Nervous System
Receptors
Peripheral Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Brain, nerve cells, spinal cord
structures specialized to detect certain stimuli
the nervous system outside the brain and spinal cord.
Brain and spinal cord
Nervous System
Brain, nerve cells, spinal cord
Receptors
structures specialized to detect certain stimuli
6 terms
The Nervous System
The Nervous System
Brain
Spinal Cord
Nerves
the network of nerve cells and fibers that transmits nerve im…
the control center of the nervous system
connects nearly all nerves of the body to the brain
bundle of fibers that transmits impulses of sensation to the…
The Nervous System
the network of nerve cells and fibers that transmits nerve im…
Brain
the control center of the nervous system
48 terms
Ch. 21 Spinal Cord, Spinal Nerves, and the Autonomic Nervous System
Match each anatomical term in the key…
MOST SUPERIOR BOUNDARY OF THE SPINAL C…
MENINGEAL EXTENSION BEYOND THE SPINAL…
SPINAL CORD TERMINUS
...
FORAMEN MAGNUM
FILUM TERMINALE
CONUS MEDULLARIS
Match each anatomical term in the key…
...
MOST SUPERIOR BOUNDARY OF THE SPINAL C…
FORAMEN MAGNUM
11 terms
Central nervous system, peripheral nervous system, brain, spinal cord, cerebrum, cerebellum, brainstem, somatic nervous system, autonomic nervous system, reflex, concussion
Central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
brain
spinal cord
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
that part of the central nervous system that includes all the…
a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sen…
Central nervous system
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
peripheral nervous system
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
11 terms
Central nervous system, peripheral nervous system, brain, spinal cord, cerebrum, cerebellum, brainstem, somatic nervous system, autonomic nervous system, reflex, concussion
Central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
brain
spinal cord
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
that part of the central nervous system that includes all the…
a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sen…
Central nervous system
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
peripheral nervous system
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
105 terms
Nervous System - Brain, spinal Cord, Nerves
The Nervous System
Components of the Nervous System
12 pairs of cranial nerves
31 pairs of spinal nerves
Complex communication system... Coordinates body functions & act…
CNS: brain & spinal cord... PNS: 12 pair of cranial nerves & 31…
Carry impulses between the brain & neck & head
Carry messages between spinal cord & abdomen, limbs & chest
The Nervous System
Complex communication system... Coordinates body functions & act…
Components of the Nervous System
CNS: brain & spinal cord... PNS: 12 pair of cranial nerves & 31…
85 terms
Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves
Spinal Cord
8
Upper Extremities
12
a link between the brain and the rest of the body. Has spinal…
The cervical region of the spinal cord has ________ pairs of…
The cervical region of the spinal cord provides most of the i…
The thoracic region of the spinal cord has _________ pairs of…
Spinal Cord
a link between the brain and the rest of the body. Has spinal…
8
The cervical region of the spinal cord has ________ pairs of…
11 terms
Central nervous system, peripheral nervous system, brain, spinal cord, cerebrum, cerebellum, brainstem, somatic nervous system, autonomic nervous system, reflex, concussion
Central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
brain
spinal cord
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
that part of the central nervous system that includes all the…
a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sen…
Central nervous system
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
peripheral nervous system
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
30 terms
Nervous System Part 2 - Brain, Spinal Cord, Nerves
Cerebrum
Meninges
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)
longitudinal fissure
Largest part of the brain; coordinates thought, reasoning, mo…
Membranes that cover the brain and spinal cord
Clear colorless fluid contained in the ventricles that flows…
Deep groove running from the front to the back of the brain,…
Cerebrum
Largest part of the brain; coordinates thought, reasoning, mo…
Meninges
Membranes that cover the brain and spinal cord
96 terms
Chapter 8B: The Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nervous System
The _______ _____ serves as the major…
What two things does the spinal cord c…
What are complex reflex patterns invol…
How long and wide is the spinal cord?
spinal cord
1. withdrawl from pain 2. complex reflex patterns
-sitting... -standing... -walking... -running
18 on. long, 55 in. wide
The _______ _____ serves as the major…
spinal cord
What two things does the spinal cord c…
1. withdrawl from pain 2. complex reflex patterns
8 terms
The Nervous System
brain
cerebellum
brain stem
spinal cord
major organ of the central nervous system, protected by your…
controls balance and coordination
located at the base of the brain, controls vital involuntary…
an extension of the brain stem composed of a bundle of nerves…
brain
major organ of the central nervous system, protected by your…
cerebellum
controls balance and coordination
11 terms
Central nervous system, peripheral nervous system, brain, spinal cord, cerebrum, cerebellum, brainstem, somatic nervous system, autonomic nervous system, reflex, concussion
Central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
brain
spinal cord
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
that part of the central nervous system that includes all the…
a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sen…
Central nervous system
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
peripheral nervous system
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
7 terms
Nervous System
Nervous System
brain
spinal cord
nerve cells
Controls all functions of the body; made up of the brain, spi…
Control center of the nervous system; uses electrical energy
thick column of nervous tissue that links the brain to the ne…
Send information from different parts of the body to the brai…
Nervous System
Controls all functions of the body; made up of the brain, spi…
brain
Control center of the nervous system; uses electrical energy
11 terms
Nervous System 11 terms
Central Nervous System
Brain
Spinal Cord
Peripheral Nervous System
portion of the nervous system that includes the brain and the…
contained within the skull, includes the higher nervous centers
conducts sensory and motor nerve impulses to and from the brain
part of the nervous system not including the brain and spinal…
Central Nervous System
portion of the nervous system that includes the brain and the…
Brain
contained within the skull, includes the higher nervous centers
11 terms
Central nervous system, peripheral nervous system, brain, spinal cord, cerebrum, cerebellum, brainstem, somatic nervous system, autonomic nervous system, reflex, concussion
Central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
brain
spinal cord
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
that part of the central nervous system that includes all the…
a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sen…
Central nervous system
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
peripheral nervous system
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
45 terms
Nervous System: Spinal Cord and Nerves and Autonomic Nervous System
Spinal cord
Posterior horn
Grey commissure
Grey matter
Long cylindrical portion of central nervous system.
Interneurons that receive somatic and visceral sensory input.
Part of grey matter that connects the two sides of the spinal…
The portions of the central nervous system that are abundant…
Spinal cord
Long cylindrical portion of central nervous system.
Posterior horn
Interneurons that receive somatic and visceral sensory input.
10 terms
Central nervous system, peripheral nervous system, brain, spinal cord, cerebrum, cerebellum, brainstem, somatic nervous system, autonomic nervous system, reflex, concussion
Central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
brain
spinal cord
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
that part of the central nervous system that includes all the…
a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sen…
Central nervous system
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of th…
peripheral nervous system
the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and…
division of the nervous system , brain and spinal cord
center nervous system
peripheral nervous system
autonomic nervous system
brain
consists of the brain, spinal cord, spinal nerves, and crania…
is the system of the nerves that connects the peripheral (out…
is the part of the nervous system that controls the involunta…
is the part of the central nervous system contained in the cr…
center nervous system
consists of the brain, spinal cord, spinal nerves, and crania…
peripheral nervous system
is the system of the nerves that connects the peripheral (out…
56 terms
Chapter 11 Nervous System: Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nerves
spinal cord
lumbar puncture
gray matter
central canal
a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sen…
the process of obtaining a sample of cerebrospinal fluid by i…
is located in the center of the spinal cord and shaped like a…
the opening, or hole that extends the entire length of the sp…
spinal cord
a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sen…
lumbar puncture
the process of obtaining a sample of cerebrospinal fluid by i…
11 terms
psych unit 3 nervous system
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
somatic system
afferent nerves
brain and spinal cord... part of the nervous system that is enca…
part of nervous system not encased in bone... everything but br…
peripheral nervous system... voluntary muscle movements ... receive…
sensory nerves... go from sensory nerves to brain and spinal cor…
central nervous system
brain and spinal cord... part of the nervous system that is enca…
peripheral nervous system
part of nervous system not encased in bone... everything but br…
66 terms
Central Nervous System: Spinal Cord & Brain
Posterior Horn
Anterior Horn
Lateral Horn
Posterior Root
Receives nerve impulses for sensation.
Transmits nerve impulses to effector tissues.
Contain cell bodies of autonomic motor nuclei that regulate a…
Carries sensory nerve fibers which enter posterior horn and s…
Posterior Horn
Receives nerve impulses for sensation.
Anterior Horn
Transmits nerve impulses to effector tissues.
64 terms
The Nervous System : Neural Tissue, The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves, Brain and Cranial Nerves
Nervous System
Neurons
Neuron Cell Body
Dendrites
Along with the endocrine system, this system regulates and ma…
Carry information along their membrane extensions via electri…
Contains the nucleus of the cell... is the biosynthetic center o…
some neurons have one, most have many... Provide a large surface…
Nervous System
Along with the endocrine system, this system regulates and ma…
Neurons
Carry information along their membrane extensions via electri…
9 terms
The Nervous System
Cerebrum
CNS
PNS
Cerebral cortex
each half or hemisphere of the brain
central nervous system (consists of the brain and the spinal…
peripheral nervous system (all the nerves that branch out fro…
outermost layer of the brain
Cerebrum
each half or hemisphere of the brain
CNS
central nervous system (consists of the brain and the spinal…
26 terms
Total Nervous System Vocab
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
brain
spinal cord
consists of brain and spinal cord
nerves outside the central nervous system
inside the skull and is part of the central nervous system th…
a thick column of nervous tissue that links the brain to most…
central nervous system
consists of brain and spinal cord
peripheral nervous system
nerves outside the central nervous system
20 terms
Nervous System 1
Axon
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
White Matter
Long slender projection of a nerve cell
Brain and spinal cord
Cranial and peripheral nerves (everything other than brain an…
Contains axons that are surrounded by myelin
Axon
Long slender projection of a nerve cell
Central Nervous System
Brain and spinal cord
6 terms
Nervous System
Nervous System
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
Nerve
network of nerve cells and fibers that transmits nerve impuls…
brain and spinal cord control most of the intergration
all nerves leading into or out of the central nerves
bundle of fibers that transmits impulses of sensation to the…
Nervous System
network of nerve cells and fibers that transmits nerve impuls…
Central Nervous System (CNS)
brain and spinal cord control most of the intergration
8 terms
Nervous system
Central Nervous System
Brain
Cerebrum
Cerebellum
Control center that includes the brain and spinal cord
Serves to control and coordinate the activities of the body
Controls thoughts, voluntary movement and the sensations rela…
Helps with balance and coordination
Central Nervous System
Control center that includes the brain and spinal cord
Brain
Serves to control and coordinate the activities of the body
14 terms
the nervous system
the nervous system
Neurons
anatomy of a neuron
Dendrites
Responds and adapts to changes that occur both inside and out…
microscopic nerve cells that make up the brain, spinal cord,…
nucleus, dendrites and axons
fibers that receive messages from other neurons
the nervous system
Responds and adapts to changes that occur both inside and out…
Neurons
microscopic nerve cells that make up the brain, spinal cord,…
The Nervous System: The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Somatic Nervous System
Autonomic Nervous System
a structural division that includes the brain and spinal cord
a structural division that includes all of the cranial nerves…
voluntary/ a functional division that controls the skeletal m…
involuntary/also known as Visceral Nervous System/a functiona…
Central Nervous System
a structural division that includes the brain and spinal cord
Peripheral Nervous System
a structural division that includes all of the cranial nerves…
24 terms
Nervous System
Ganglia
Axon
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Nerve cell cluster; group of nerve cell bodies
Long slender projection of a nerve cell
Brain and spinal cord
Cranial and peripheral nerves (everything other than brain an…
Ganglia
Nerve cell cluster; group of nerve cell bodies
Axon
Long slender projection of a nerve cell
Nervous System
Neuron
Nerve Impulse
Nerve
Central Nervous System
carries information throughout the nervous system
electrical signal that travels along an axon
transmits impulses of sensation to the brain
nerve tissues that control the activity of the body
Neuron
carries information throughout the nervous system
Nerve Impulse
electrical signal that travels along an axon
11 terms
Central Nervous System Basics
Cerebellum
Cerebrum
Brain Stem
Spinal Cord
Connects body to brain
Cerebellum
Cerebrum
The Nervous System : Neural Tissue Chpt 16,The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves Chpt 17, Brain and Cranial Nerve Chpt 18
Nervous System
Neurons
Neuron Cell Body
Dendrites
Along with the endocrine system, this system regulates and ma…
Carry information along their membrane extensions via electri…
Contains the nucleus of the cell... is the biosynthetic center o…
some neurons have one, most have many... Provide a large surface…
Nervous System
Along with the endocrine system, this system regulates and ma…
Neurons
Carry information along their membrane extensions via electri…
64 terms
The Nervous System : Neural Tissue Chpt 16,The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves Chpt 17, Brain and Cranial Nerve Chpt 18
Nervous System
Neurons
Neuron Cell Body
Dendrites
Along with the endocrine system, this system regulates and ma…
Carry information along their membrane extensions via electri…
Contains the nucleus of the cell... is the biosynthetic center o…
some neurons have one, most have many... Provide a large surface…
Nervous System
Along with the endocrine system, this system regulates and ma…
Neurons
Carry information along their membrane extensions via electri…
12 terms
Nervous System
nervous system
neuron
nerve tissue
peripheral nerves
receives stimuli, interprets the stimuli, initiates a response
a nerve cell
group of cells that work together to carries impulses back an…
made of neurons that transmit signals to and from the brain t…
nervous system
receives stimuli, interprets the stimuli, initiates a response
neuron
a nerve cell
48 terms
Ch. 21 Spinal Cord, Spinal Nerves, and the Autonomic Nervous System
Match each anatomical term in the key…
MOST SUPERIOR BOUNDARY OF THE SPINAL C…
MENINGEAL EXTENSION BEYOND THE SPINAL…
SPINAL CORD TERMINUS
...
FORAMEN MAGNUM
FILUM TERMINALE
CONUS MEDULLARIS
Match each anatomical term in the key…
...
MOST SUPERIOR BOUNDARY OF THE SPINAL C…
FORAMEN MAGNUM
90 terms
Nervous System
Gray Matter
White Matter
Ventral Root
Dorsal Root
"butterfly shape" in the spinal cord, controlled by nerve cel…
outer part in the spinal cord, made up of axons
Axons of efferent neurons leaving spinal cord
Sensory info coming into spinal cord
Gray Matter
"butterfly shape" in the spinal cord, controlled by nerve cel…
White Matter
outer part in the spinal cord, made up of axons
42 terms
nervous system
cerebell/o
crani/o
esthesi/o
somn/i
cerebellum
brain
sensation
sleep
cerebell/o
cerebellum
crani/o
brain
81 terms
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous system
Autonomic Nervous System
Somatic Nervous System
(CNS) brain and spinal cord.
Body Nerves that connect to the central nervous system (brain…
Controls involuntary bodily functions (not consciously contro…
Controls voluntary bodily functions (consciously controlled),…
Central Nervous System
(CNS) brain and spinal cord.
Peripheral Nervous system
Body Nerves that connect to the central nervous system (brain…
52 terms
Nervous system and endocrine system
sensory division
motor division
two divisions of the peripheral nervou…
somatic nervous system
carries sensory information from the body to the central nerv…
carries nerve impulses from the central nervous system to the…
Sensory division and the motor division
controls voluntary activities nerves are connected to skeleta…
sensory division
carries sensory information from the body to the central nerv…
motor division
carries nerve impulses from the central nervous system to the…
10 terms
The Nervous System
Central nervous system
Peripheral nervous system
Brain
The spinal cord
The central nervous system (CNS) is comprised of the brain an…
The peripheral nervous system, involves all of the nerves out…
Controls many of the body's functions including sensation, th…
Connects to the brain via the brain stem and then runs down t…
Central nervous system
The central nervous system (CNS) is comprised of the brain an…
Peripheral nervous system
The peripheral nervous system, involves all of the nerves out…
8 terms
Ch. 6 Sec. 1 The Nervous System
central nervous system (CNS)
spinal cord
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
neurons
the brain and spinal cord
nerves that run up and down the length of the back and transm…
nerves branching beyond the spinal cord into the body
the long, thin cells of nerve tissue along which messages tra…
central nervous system (CNS)
the brain and spinal cord
spinal cord
nerves that run up and down the length of the back and transm…
9 terms
Nervous System
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Neuron
communication system consisting of the brain, sensory recepto…
CNS consists of the brain and spinal cord.
PNS consists of the nerves that extend from the brain and spi…
nerve cell, is the basic nervous system unit.
Nervous System
communication system consisting of the brain, sensory recepto…
Central Nervous System
CNS consists of the brain and spinal cord.
64 terms
The Nervous System : Neural Tissue Chpt 16,The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves Chpt 17, Brain and Cranial Nerve Chpt 18
Nervous System
Neurons
Neuron Cell Body
Dendrites
Along with the endocrine system, this system regulates and ma…
Carry information along their membrane extensions via electri…
Contains the nucleus of the cell... is the biosynthetic center o…
some neurons have one, most have many... Provide a large surface…
Nervous System
Along with the endocrine system, this system regulates and ma…
Neurons
Carry information along their membrane extensions via electri…
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