Anatomy & Physiology

Sympathetic Nervous System: Crash Course A&P #14





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Published on Apr 13, 2015

Hank tries not to stress you out too much as he delves into the functions and terminology of your sympathetic nervous system.


Table of Contents
Sympathetic Nervous System Controls the Body's Stress Response 0:26
How Signals Travel to Effectors 1:48
Acetylcholine in the Ganglion 3:55
Norepinephrine at the Effector 4:42
Norepinephrine and Epinephrine Are Secreted as Hormones 5:35
Alpha Receptors Cause Smooth Muscles to Constrict 7:14
Beta Receptors Cause Smooth Muscles to Relax 7:27


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