autonomic ganglion


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Noun1.autonomic ganglion - any of the ganglia of the autonomic system whose unmyelinated fibers innervate the internal organsautonomic ganglion - any of the ganglia of the autonomic system whose unmyelinated fibers innervate the internal organs
ganglion - an encapsulated neural structure consisting of a collection of cell bodies or neurons
otic ganglion, otoganglion - an autonomic ganglion whose postganglionic fibers are distributed to the parotid gland
ANS, autonomic nervous system - the part of the nervous system of vertebrates that controls involuntary actions of the smooth muscles and heart and glands
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Forehand, "Density of somatic innervation on mammalian autonomic ganglion cells is inversely related to dendritic complexity and preganglionic convergence," Journal of Neuroscience, vol.
Diabetes causes an early reduction in autonomic ganglion blood flow in rats.
Serum autoantibodies to peripheral autonomic ganglion alpha-3 acetylcholine receptors may be positive in 10-15% of the cases.

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