AFFERENT PATHWAY

a sensory pathway that conducts impulses from a sense organ toward the brain or spinal cord or from one brain region to another.

AFFERENT PATHWAY: "Afferent pathways move urges and messages to and from different areas inside the central nervous system."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AFFERENT PATHWAY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/afferent-pathway/ (accessed October 23, 2020).
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