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Mesh term Peripheral Nerves

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Peripheral Nervous System


The nerves outside of the brain and spinal cord, including the autonomic, cranial, and spinal nerves. Peripheral nerves contain non-neuronal cells and connective tissue as well as axons. The connective tissue layers include, from the outside to the inside, the epineurium, the perineurium, and the endoneurium.

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Autonomic Pathways
Blood-Nerve Barrier
Cranial Nerves
Schwann Cells
Spinal Nerves

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