7 - Peripheral all nerves that are not part of the central...

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Astrocytes – inflammation of the membrances around the brain and spinal cord Neuron – basic unit of the structure and function in the nervous system Medulla – controls involuntary activities such as breathing and heart beat Effectors – muscles and glands,for example Cerebrum – largest part of the brain; where thought occurs
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Unformatted text preview: Peripheral all nerves that are not part of the central nervous system Instinct complex,unlearned,involuntary behavior Somatic nervous system that controls the voluntary skeletal muscles Stroke damage to the brain due to a hemorrhage or blood clot...
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