AFFERENT SENSORY NEURON

a neuron that conducts impulses from a sense organ to the brain or spinal cord.

AFFERENT SENSORY NEURON: "Only afferent sensory neurons carry messages from sensory organs straight to the brain and spinal cord."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AFFERENT SENSORY NEURON," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/afferent-sensory-neuron/ (accessed October 29, 2020).
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