POSTGANGLIONIC AUTONOMIC NEURON

any neuron belonging to the SNS whose cell body resides within a ganglion of the sympathetic chain. These neurons innervate particular objective organs, like the ovaries, salivary glands, and kidneys.

POSTGANGLIONIC AUTONOMIC NEURON: "Study the material on the postganglionic autonomic neurons- they will be on the test later this week."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "POSTGANGLIONIC AUTONOMIC NEURON," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/postganglionic-autonomic-neuron/ (accessed September 27, 2020).
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