Nervous Tissue and Physiology Week #11 Flashcards


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Gillespie Week #11
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Neuroglial Cells

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Neuron glue

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Astrocytes

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blood brain barrier, removes excess K+

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Ependymal Cells

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Oligodendrocytes

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Form myelin sheaths surrounds neurons in PNS

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Microglia

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Defensive cells in CNS- eats bacteria

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Schwann Cells

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Wraps around Axon for protection (the only one not in the CNS)

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Cell Body (Structures of a Neuron)

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Dendrites

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receptive regions

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Axon

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Impulse generating site

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Myelin

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phospholipid bilayer (white)

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Nodes of Ranvier

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Spaces between mylein sheath to absorb Na+ and K+

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Synapse

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where two neurons come together

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Axon Hillock

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beginning of axon (first place for Action potential)

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Unipolar (Types of Neurons)

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sensory neurons

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Bipolar

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sensory for vision and smell

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Multipolar

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multiple neurons, motor neurons, and inter-neurons

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Sensory

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collects information sends to brain or spinal chord

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Motor

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create motor outputs

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Association (inter-)

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go between sensory and motor neurons

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Dura Mater (Meninges)

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thick outer layer of meninges (tough mother)

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Arachnoid Mater (Meninges)

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creates space for nerves and blood vessels

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Pia Matter (Meninges)

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touches the brain (soft mother)

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Cerebrum

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Cerebral hemispheres

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Longitudinal Fissure

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Frontal Lobe

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Parietal Lobe

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Temporal Lobe

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Occipital Lobe

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Gray matter (Cortex)

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White Matter (medulla)

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Gyri

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Sulci

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Cerebellum

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Arbor Vitae

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Corpora Quadrigemina

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Superior Colliculi (CQ)

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Inferior Colliculi (CQ)

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Pineal Body

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Medulla Oblongata

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Pons

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Corpus Callosum

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Septum Pellucidum

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wall inside corpus callosum

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Thalamus

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looks like an olive

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Hypothalamus

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under thalamus

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Optic Chiasma

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X- base of hypothalamus

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Pituitary Gland

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Infundibulum

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CSF- cerebrospinal fluid

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Choroid Plexus

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Lateral Ventricles

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Third Ventricle

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Fourth Ventricle

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Cerebral Aqueduct

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