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Descriptor English:   Peripheral Nervous System 
Descriptor Spanish:   Sistema Nervioso Periférico 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Sistema Nervoso Periférico 
Synonyms English:   Nervous System, Peripheral
Nervous Systems, Peripheral
Peripheral Nervous Systems
System, Peripheral Nervous
Systems, Peripheral Nervous  
Tree Number:   A08.800
Definition English:   The nervous system outside of the brain and spinal cord. The peripheral nervous system has autonomic and somatic divisions. The autonomic nervous system includes the enteric, parasympathetic, and sympathetic subdivisions. The somatic nervous system includes the cranial and spinal nerves and their ganglia and the peripheral sensory receptors. 
See Related English:   Neural Pathways
History Note English:   94 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply CH chemistry
CY cytology DG diagnostic imaging
DE drug effects EM embryology
EN enzymology GD growth & development
IM immunology IN injuries
ME metabolism MI microbiology
PS parasitology PA pathology
PH physiology PP physiopathology
RE radiation effects SU surgery
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   31199 
Unique Identifier:   D017933 

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