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somatic

1. of or relating to the soma
2. of or relating to an animal body or body wall as distinct from the viscera, limbs, and head
3. of or relating to the human body as distinct from the mind
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Probably, connection the central nervous system remains in the proximal section, and due to the existence of compensatory mechanisms, degenerative processes flow less intensively in the lipid phase of somatic nerves.
[8.] Revin VV, Yudanov MA, Maximov GV (2006) The composition of lipids in somatic nerves of rats under the action of damaging factors.