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NEUROANATOMY-CELLS

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NEUROANATOMY-CELLS

1. Neurons in the CNS and PNS, arive from the ectoderm.

2. CNS neuroglial cells - astrocytes (ectoderm), oligodendrocytes (ectoderm), microglial cells (mesoderm).

3. PNS neuroglial cells - Schwann cells (ectoderm), satelite cells (ectoderm).

4. CNS myelin sheath - from oligodendrocytes.

5. PNS myelin sheath - from Schwann cells.


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REFERENCES

1. Mcminn. (2003). Last's Anatomy. Elsevier Australia. ISBN:0729537528. Read it at Google Books - Find it at Amazon
2. Netter, F. H. (2019). Atlas of human anatomy. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.
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Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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