Chapter 65 Neuron and Neuroglia

Kai Hei Tse, Karl Herrup, Bruce D. Trapp

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The nervous system is structurally and functionally the most complicated organ of the human body. Normal brain function depends on the anatomic, biochemical, and physiologic integration of multiple cell types. The neuron is the communicating cell of the nervous system. All sensory, motor, and cognitive activities use circuitries consisting of multiple neurons with complex connections. We consider each of these cell types separately but stress their interactions throughout
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationYoumans and Winn Neurological Surgery
EditorsH. Richard Winn
ISBN (Electronic)9780323661928
Publication statusPublished - 7 Feb 2022


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