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Ontology Browser

Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cauda equina 
central nervous system cell part cluster +  
digestive syncytial vacuole 
entire myelin sheath 
glial limiting membrane 
layer of microvilli +  
luminal layer of epithelium +  
mental nerve 
nerve ending +  
Specialized terminations of peripheral neurons. Nerve endings include NEUROEFFECTOR JUNCTION(s) by which neurons activate target organs and sensory receptors (see RECEPTORS, SENSORY) which transduce information from the various sensory modalities and send it centrally in the nervous system. Presynaptic nerve endings are PRESYNAPTIC TERMINALS.
nerve fiber +  
nervous system cell part layer +  
neural tube marginal layer +  
neuron projection bundle +  
subluminal layer of epithelium +  

Synonyms
Xrefs: MESH:D009411
Definition Sources: MESH:A08.800.550

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