Adrenergic Nerve Fibers

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Adrenergic Nerve Fibers

 

fibers of the sympathetic nervous system through which excitation is transmitted from the nerve bundle (ganglion) to the innervated working organ by mediators (mainly noradrenaline). Adrenergic nerve fibers constitute a large portion of the postganglionic sympathetic nerves.

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