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*  Sympatholytic
... opposes the downstream effects of postganglionic nerve firing in effector organs innervated by the sympathetic nervous system ( ... Such transports allows the drugs to accumulate within sympathetic neurones, where they can act to inhibit sympathetic function ... Other drugs are preferentially toxic to sympathetic neurons. One method of obtaining such specificity is to exploit drugs that ... Journal of Nervous & Mental Disease. 177 (9): 546-550. doi:10.1097/00005053-198909000-00005. PMID 2769247. Horrigan, Joseph P ...
*  Norepinephrine
The sympathetic nervous system is the primary path of interaction between the immune system and the brain, and several ... including both the sympathetic nervous system and the locus coeruleus-centered system in the brain. Stressors of many types ... "Peripheral Autonomic Nervous System". In Robertson D, Biaggioni I, et al.. Primer on the Autonomic Nervous System. Academic ... Hyperactivation of the sympathetic nervous system is not a recognized condition in itself, but it is a component of a number of ...
*  Ganglionic blocker
Because ganglionic blockers block both the parasympathetic nervous system and sympathetic nervous system, the effect of these ... but also within the route of transmission for the parasympathetic and sympathetic nervous system (which together comprise the ... autonomic nervous system). More specifically, nicotinic receptors are found within the ganglia of the autonomic nervous system ... type of medication that inhibits transmission between preganglionic and postganglionic neurons in the Autonomic Nervous System ...
*  Essential hypertension
An overactive sympathetic nervous system, leading to increased stress responses. It is also known that hypertension is highly ... These mechanisms include the activation of the sympathetic nervous system as well as the activation of the renin-angiotensin- ... Recent studies claim that obesity is a risk factor for hypertension because of activation of the renin-angiotensin system (RAS ... However, in more extreme conditions such as that of the metabolic syndrome, the increased sympathetic neural activity may over- ...
*  Sympathetic nervous system
Together with the other component of the autonomic nervous system, the parasympathetic nervous system, the sympathetic nervous ... The sympathetic nervous system (SNS) is one of the two main divisions of the autonomic nervous system, the other being the ... In the sympathetic nervous system and other components of the peripheral nervous system, these synapses are made at sites ... The sympathetic nervous system is described as being complementary to the parasympathetic nervous system which stimulates the ...
*  Inferior mesenteric plexus
Diagram of efferent sympathetic nervous system. Inferior mesenteric artery This article incorporates text in the public domain ... The right sympathetic chain and its connections with the thoracic, abdominal, and pelvic plexuses. ...
*  Superior mesenteric plexus
Diagram of efferent sympathetic nervous system. Lower half of right sympathetic cord. This article incorporates text in the ... The right sympathetic chain and its connections with the thoracic, abdominal, and pelvic plexuses. ...
*  Submandibular ganglion
Diagram of efferent sympathetic nervous system. I. B. Singh (2008). "The Facial Nerve". Essentials of Anatomy. Jaypee Brothers ... The submandibular ganglion (or submaxillary ganglion in older texts) is part of the human autonomic nervous system. It is one ... In summary, the fibers carried in the ganglion are: Sympathetic fibers from the external carotid plexus, via the facial artery ...
*  Ciliary ganglion
Diagram of efferent sympathetic nervous system. Perez, GM; Keyser, RB (September 1986). "Cell body counts in human ciliary ... Both of these muscles are involuntary - they are controlled by the autonomic nervous system. It is one of four parasympathetic ... The right sympathetic chain and its connections with the thoracic, abdominal, and pelvic plexuses. ... a sympathetic root of ciliary ganglion from internal carotid plexus a sensory root of ciliary ganglion Diseases of the ciliary ...
*  Pterygopalatine ganglion
Diagram of efferent sympathetic nervous system. Sympathetic connections of the sphenopalatine and superior cervical ganglia. ... Diagram of the cervical sympathetic. An illustration of the path of the Maxillary nerve. This article incorporates text in the ... It receives a sensory, a parasympathetic, and a sympathetic root. Its sensory root is derived from two sphenopalatine branches ... The right sympathetic chain and its connections with the thoracic, abdominal, and pelvic plexuses. ...
*  Otic ganglion
Diagram of efferent sympathetic nervous system. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of ... Its sympathetic root is derived from the plexus on the middle meningeal artery. It contains post-ganglionic fibers arising in ...
*  Hypogastric nerve
... emission is sympathetic nervous system-mediated. Superior hypogastric plexus Inferior hypogastric plexus Le, Bhushhan, Hoffman ... Contents of the right and left hypogastric nerves include pre- and post-ganglionic sympathetic fibers from vertebral levels of ... The hypogastric nerve enters the sympathetic chain at T10-L2. The hypogastric nerve begins where the superior hypogastric ...
*  Thoracic splanchnic nerves
Diagram of efferent sympathetic nervous system. Plan of right sympathetic cord and splanchnic nerves. The celiac ganglia with ... Lower half of right sympathetic cord. The relations of the viscera and large vessels of the abdomen. Seen from behind, the last ... Thoracic splanchnic nerves are splanchnic nerves that arise from the sympathetic trunk in the thorax and travel inferiorly to ... The nerves contain preganglionic sympathetic and general visceral afferent fibers. There are three main thoracic splanchnic ...
*  Basal electrical rhythm
Sympathetic nervous system innervation inhibits gastric motility. Parasympathetic nervous system innervation stimulates gastric ... These efferent motor neuronns of the enteric nervous system are cholinergic and adrenergic neurons. The inner circular layer is ... of the smooth muscle cells can be caused by action potentials in efferent motor neurons of the enteric nervous system, or by ...
*  Bradshaw Lecture
Gask, G. E. (1933). "The surgery of the sympathetic nervous system". British Journal of Surgery. 21: 113-30. doi:10.1002/bjs. ... "Some Unsolved Problems in the Surgery of the Sympathetic Nervous System". Royal College of Surgeons. Retrieved 2011-08-25. ... Some Unsolved Problems in the Surgery of the Sympathetic Nervous System 1951 Sir Ernest Frederick Finch, The Approach to ... The Influence of the Sympathetic System on Disease 1881 George Vivian Poore, Nervous Affections of the Hand (Inaugural Lecture ...
*  Mydriasis
... the parasympathetic nervous system; the dilator by the sympathetic nervous system. Sympathetic stimulation of the adrenergic ... or overactivity of the sympathetic nervous system (SNS). Natural release of the hormone oxytocin can cause mild to moderate ... Multiple central nervous system disorders e.g. epilepsy, stroke, and impending brain herniation are known to lead to temporal ... for instance in low light conditions or under sympathetic stimulation. An informal term for mydriasis is blown pupil, and is ...
*  Atrial natriuretic peptide
5) It inhibits the renal sympathetic nervous system. ANP has the opposite effect of aldosterone on the kidney: aldosterone ... two salt saving systems, the renin angiotensin aldosterone system (RAAS) and the renal sympathetic system (RSS); and the salt ... Each system also suppresses its counteracting system(s). NP's are made in cardiac, intestinal, renal, and adrenal tissue: ANP ... ANP is secreted in response to: Stretching of the atrial wall, via Atrial volume receptors Increased Sympathetic stimulation of ...
*  Microwave burn
The sympathetic nervous system was involved as well; the reduction in active sweat glands was caused by destruction of their ... The auditory system response occurs at least from 200 MHz to at least 3 GHz. In the tests, repetition rate of 50 Hz was used, ... The Active Denial System ("pain ray") is a less-lethal directed energy weapon that employs a microwave beam at 95 GHz; a two- ... Advances in Electromagnetic Fields in Living Systems. 2. Springer. p. 155. ISBN 9780306455087. Retrieved 2014-12-14. Vinken, P. ...
*  Renin inhibitor
... and increases sympathetic nervous system activity. Ang II also provides a negative feedback to the system by inhibiting renin ... Weir MR (September 2007). "Effects of renin-angiotensin system inhibition on end-organ protection: can we do better?". Clin ... Brown, M. J. (2006). "Direct renin inhibition - a new way of targeting the renin system". Journal of Renin-Angiotensin- ... Ferrario, C. M.; Iyer, S. N. (1998). "Angiotensin-(1-7): A bioactive fragment of the renin-angiotensin system". Regulatory ...
*  Compensatory hyperhidrosis
The phenomena is experienced in the anhidriotic, denervated area of the body, presenting an abnormal sympathetic nervous system ... The permanent destruction of thermoregulatory function of the sympathetic nervous system causes latent complications, e.g., RSD ... Compensatory hyperhidrois is aberrant sympathetic nervous system functioning. The only study evaluating the total body sweat ... Sweating after sympathetic surgery is a reflex cycle between the sympathetic system and the anterior portion of the ...
*  Norepinephrine transporter
NE is a part of the sympathetic nervous system. Dysregulation of the removal of norepinephrine by NET is associated with many ... Orthostatic intolerance (OI) is a disorder of the autonomic nervous system (a subcategory of dysautonomia) characterized by the ... Norepinephrine transporters are confined to the neurons of the sympathetic system, and those innervating the adrenal medulla, ... Often, patients have high plasma norepinephrine (NE) concentrations (at least 600 pg/ml) in relation to sympathetic outflow ...
*  Leptin
... where it acts through the sympathetic nervous system to regulate bone metabolism. Leptin may also act directly on bone ... the nervous system consists of two main parts, the central nervous system (CNS) and the peripheral nervous system (PNS). The ... "Leptin regulates bone formation via the sympathetic nervous system". Cell. 111 (3): 305-17. doi:10.1016/S0092-8674(02)01049-8. ... Bone metabolism can be regulated by central sympathetic outflow, since sympathetic pathways innervate bone tissue. A number of ...
*  Antiarrhythmic agent
Class II agents are anti-sympathetic nervous system agents. Most agents in this class are beta blockers. Class III agents ... Sympatholytic drugs (drugs blocking the effects of the sympathetic nervous system): examples included bretylium and adrenergic ... of electrical impulses through the AV node and increases vagal activity via its central action on the central nervous system, ... Since the development of the original Vaughan Williams classification system, additional agents have been used that do not fit ...
*  Iris dilator muscle
These cells are stimulated by the sympathetic nervous system. When stimulated, the cells contract, widening the pupil and ... It is innervated by the sympathetic system, which acts by releasing noradrenaline, which acts on α1-receptors. Thus, when ... Scheme showing sympathetic and parasympathetic innervation of the pupil and sites of lesion in a Horner's syndrome. Sympathetic ... Pupil dilation occurs when there is insufficient light for the normal function of the eye, and during heightened sympathetic ...
*  Cannon-Bard theory
The sympathetic nervous system functions as a single unit. Visceral changes brought on/caused by sympathetic nervous system ... cats were kept alive and healthy after having their sympathetic nervous systems completely removed. Removal of this system ... To do so, Cannon experimented with severing afferent nerves of the sympathetic branch of the autonomic nervous system in cats. ... Bard, P. (1928). "A diencephalic mechanism for the expression of rage with special reference to the sympathetic nervous system ...
*  Keating Five
The new FHLBB chair was M. Danny Wall, who was more sympathetic to Keating and took no action on the report, saying its ... DeConcini told Keating that McCain was nervous about interfering. Keating called McCain a "wimp" behind his back, and on March ... Keating and Lincoln Savings became convenient symbols for arguments about what had gone wrong in America's financial system and ...
*  History of catecholamine research
Ivar von Kügelgen; Klaus Starke (1991). "Noradrenalin-ATP co-transmission in the sympathetic nervous system". Trends in ... so-called myoneural junctions connected with the true sympathetic or thoracic-lumbar division of the autonomic nervous system ... A. Dahlström; K. Fuxe (1964). "Evidence for the existence of monoamine neurons in the central nervous system. I. Demonstration ... In: The Chemical Languages of the Nervous System. Basel, Karger, 2006, p. 150-160. John Henderson (2005). "Ernest Starling and ...