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What's the difference between your central and peripheral nervous system?

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Dr. Arthur Hoffman
Psychiatry
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The division of your nervous system into central & peripheral is based on anatomy, not physiology.
. The brain & spinal cord make up the central; the continuation from these two make up the peripheral. But they are continuous. The ''third" nervous system regulates the function of your remaining organ systems, from bowel to cardiovascular & everything in between. Maintains balance.

In brief: Just that

The division of your nervous system into central & peripheral is based on anatomy, not physiology.
. The brain & spinal cord make up the central; the continuation from these two make up the peripheral. But they are continuous. The ''third" nervous system regulates the function of your remaining organ systems, from bowel to cardiovascular & everything in between. Maintains balance.
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