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alimentary part of gastrointestinal system +  
aqueous drainage system +  
cardiovascular system +  
circulatory system +  
dermatological-muscosal system 
digestive system +  
endocrine system +  
endolymphatic system 
entire sense organ system +  
exocrine system +  
future central nervous system +  
genital system 
genitourinary system +  
glymphatic system 
gustatory system +  
hematopoietic system +  
hemolymphoid system +  
hypothalamus-pituitary axis 
immune system +  
integumental system +  
lacrimal apparatus +  
lobar bronchus alveolar system 
lymphoid system +  
molecular system +  
musculoskeletal system +  
nervous system +  
The nervous system is an organ system containing predominantly neuron and glial cells. In bilaterally symmetrical organism, it is arranged in a network of tree-like structures connected to a central body. The main functions of the nervous system are to regulate and control body functions, and to receive sensory input, process this information, and generate behavior [CUMBO].
non-connected functional system +  
organ +  
organ system subdivision +  
pancreatic system 
renal collecting system +  
renal system +  
reproductive system +  
respiratory system +  
sensory system +  
tectorial restraint system 
vascular system +  
ventricular system of brain +  
ventricular system of central nervous system +  
water vascular system +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: neurological system
Narrow Synonyms: nerve net
Related Synonyms: systema nervosum
Xrefs: AAO:0000324 ;   BILA:0000079 ;   BTO:0001484 ;   CALOHA:TS-1313 ;   EFO:0000802 ;   EHDAA2:0001246 ;   EHDAA:826 ;   EMAPA:16469 ;   EV:0100162 ;   FBbt:00005093 ;   FMA:7157 ;   GAID:466 ;   MA:0000016 ;   MAT:0000026 ;   MESH:D009420 ;   MIAA:0000026 ;   NCIT:C12755 ;   OpenCyc:Mx4rvViT_pwpEbGdrcN5Y29ycA ;   SCTID:278196006 ;   TAO:0000396 ;   UMLS:C0027763 ;   VHOG:0000402 ;   WBbt:0005735 ;   Wikipedia:Nervous_system ;   XAO:0000177 ;   ZFA:0000396 ;   birnlex:844 ;   http://braininfo.rprc.washington.edu/centraldirectory.aspx?ID=3236
External Ontologys: n/a NCBITaxon:6040
Definition Sources: BIRNLEX:844, ISBN:0-14-051288-8, ISBN:3110148986, NLM:nervous+system, WB:rynl, Wikipedia:Nervous_system, ZFIN:curator

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