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Flashcards in Lec.02 Overall organization of the nervous system and functional overview Deck (7):
1

What is the Central Nervous System (CNS) compromised about?

-Brain
-Spinal Cord

2

What is the Peripheral Nervous System (PNS) compromised of?

-Cranial Nerves and Ganglia
-Spinal Nerves and Dorsal Root Ganglia
-Sympathetic and Parasympathetic Nerves and Ganglia
-Enteric Nervous System

3

What is the Enteric Nervous System?

the plexuses of nerves for gut motility

4

What are the three primary vesicles?

-Prosencephalon (forebrain)
-Mesencephalon (midbrain)
-Rhombencephalon (hindbrain)

5

What are the derivatives of the Prosencephalon?

Telencephalon:
-Cerebral Hemispheres
-Basal Ganglia
-Amygdala
-Hippocampus

Diencephalon:
Thalamus
Hypothalamus

6

What structures compose the basal ganglia?

Caudate Nucleus

Lenticular Nuclei:
-Putamen
-Globus Pallidus

7

What are the derivatives of the three primary

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