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What is the function of an axon terminal

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Transmission: The axon transmits the electrical signal from the nerve to the next nerve or a muscle through the neuromuscular junction.

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Death: "complete loss" would be incompatible with life.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Axons: Are nerve fibers that come out of nerve cells (Neurons) & conduct electrical impulses away from the neurons, to transmit information to different ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Concussion test: It is a concussion test that can accurately diagnose concussion injuries.The test uses well known playing cards and measures reaction time and memory.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Axon: Nerve fiber projecting from nerve cell (Neuron), conducting electrical impulses to send information to other neurons & muscles & glands.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Numerous: If the axon affected is located in arms or legs, this is a peripheral neuropathy, if in spinal cord, perhaps a myelopathy, and brain and eyes, neuriti ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Hypothalamic axons: Pituitary gland.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
29 years experience Clinical Psychology
It's complex: 1. Polarization of the neuron's membrane; 2. Resting potential gives the neuron a rest; 3. Action potential: sodium ions move inside the membrane; 4. ... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
VARIES: Several peripheral neuropathies are considered "axonal" problems, and these include alcohol nutritional, diabetes, solvent poisoning, porphyria, amylo ... Read More
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Dr. Kevin Yoo
Dr. Kevin Yoo answered
27 years experience Neurosurgery
Arms and legs: The neuron is the cell of the brain that is involved in learning and development. They need to be connected to other neurons to communicate. The axon ... Read More

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