efferent neuron

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Synonyms for efferent neuron

a neuron conducting impulses outwards from the brain or spinal cord

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timolol suggest concurrent activation of adrenergic efferent neurons.
1), which stimulates capsaicin-sensitive primary efferent neurons that project to cardiovascular and renal tissues.
The efferent neurons are motor neurons that conduct impulses away from the central nervous system.
We do not yet known on which efferent neurons of the BNST CRF, and possibly NE (see Fig.