Sistema nervioso central

El sistema nervioso central está compuesto por el cerebro y la médula espinal. La función del primero es recibir los impulsos nerviosos de la médula espinal y los nervios craneanos, mientras que la segunda contiene los nervios que transportan los mensajes entre el cerebro y el cuerpo.

Sistema nervioso central

Revision

Last reviewed 5/21/2012 by Luc Jasmin, MD, PhD, Department of Neurosurgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, and Department of Anatomy at UCSF, San Francisco, CA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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