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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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.
dioica, four groups of six SHR each were prepared for experimentation as outlined above but, autonomic ganglion (group 1), [alpha]-adrenoceptor (group 2), -[beta]adrenoceptor (group 3) and cholinergic receptor (group 4) blockades were produced by using a specific blocker (group 1: hexamethonium 20 mg/kg, group 2: phentolamine 2 mglkg, group 3: propranolol 0.

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