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Unformatted text preview: s ii. autonomic involuntary control of cardiac & smooth
muscles, glands 1. sympathetic division activates the "fight or
flight"response 2. parasympathetic division returns the body to normal conditions
III. HISTOLOGY OF NERVOUS TISSUE
A. supporting cells located around the neurons 1. neuroglia (glial cells) supporting cells in the CNS a. astrocytes starshaped and abundant; they connect the
capillaries & the nerves b. microglia oval with thorny processes; help eliminate...
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