peripheral nervous system

peripheral nervous system

All the structures of the nervous system that lie outside the brain and spinal column (which make up the central nervous system). It includes a vast number of nerves that connect every body part to the central nerves system. The peripheral nervous system is divided into two functional units; the autonomic and the somatic nervous systems. 

➔ central nervous system
➔ somatic nervous system
➔ autonomic nervous system
Nervensystem, peripheres n
système nerveux périphérique m
sistema nervoso periferico m
sistema nervioso periférico m
sistema nerviós perifèric m
perifere zenuwstelsel (PZS) n
nervesystem, perifere
perifiera nervsystemet
periferní nervový systém m
Systema nervosum perphericum f
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