LOWER MOTOR NEURON

is an umbrella term for any motor neurons found in the cranial nerves or anterior horn on the spinal cord of humans.

LOWER MOTOR NEURON: "Lower motor neurons account for all neurons found in the cranial nerves and/or the anterior horn."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LOWER MOTOR NEURON," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/lower-motor-neuron/ (accessed July 18, 2019).
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