What are axons?

Axons. Are nerve fibers that come out of nerve cells (Neurons) & conduct electrical impulses away from the neurons, to transmit information to different tissues.

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What is a axon test? How is it done?

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. Read more...

What is the axon and what does it do?

Axon. Nerve fiber projecting from nerve cell (Neuron), conducting electrical impulses to send information to other neurons & muscles & glands. Read more...

What are the symptoms of axon degeneration?

VARIES. Several peripheral neuropathies are considered "axonal" problems, and these include alcohol nutritional, diabetes, solvent poisoning, porphyria, amyloidosis, but small fibre axonal problems may be seen in sarcoid, sjogren's, lupus, paraproteinemias, celiac disease. Symptoms include pain, numbness, weakness, inability to discern hot/cold. Perhaps problems with balance. Read more...