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pathway

1. Education courses taken by a student to gain entry to a higher course or towards a final qualification
2. Biochem a chain of reactions associated with a particular metabolic process
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The presence of an intense SOAE and the absence of a DPOAE suggests a retrocochlear disorder of the efferent pathway from the brain, which in some cases can be reversed with drug therapy.
Although this article focuses on pathways between the basal ganglia and cerebral cortex, lesser efferent pathways have been described.
The parasympathetic innervation of the pupil consists of four neurons comprising afferent and efferent pathways (see Figure 1).