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Nervous Tissue

Descriptions of Nervous Tissue

Nervous Tissue: tissue composed of neurons
Source: WordNet 2.1

Summary Information: Nervous Tissue

Nervous Tissue: Nervous tissue is a collection of specialized cells called neurons that make up the brain, spinal cord and nerves of the body. Nervous tissue has the specialized ability to react to and transmit impulses from a wide variety of stimuli to the organs of the body. Conditions that can afflict the nervous tissue include glioma, infection, trauma, cancer, neuromuscular diseases and inflammation.

Closely Related Organs: Nervous Tissue

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Nervous Tissue

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Other Names: Nervous Tissue

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Sub Parts: Nervous Tissue

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Nervous Tissue

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