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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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This difference may be due to a longer distance the efferent pathways of SSR have to travel for the sole recording site than for the palm.
Specific enhancement by fentanyl of the effects of intrathecal bupivacaine on nociceptive afferent but not on sympathetic efferent pathways in Dogs.
They include direct electrical stimuli, mechanical stimuli brought about by the deflection of cilia, and chemical stimuli produced by iontophoresis with acetylcholine, a neurotransmitter present in the cochlear efferent pathway.
Efferent pathway function in this condition has been less extensively studied but there is no evidence of target organ hypersensitivity to cholingeric stimulation [15].
Despite having damaged afferent neurons, the efferent pathway is still intact allowing pupil constriction in both eyes.