Specializing in Canine and Feline 
Neurology and Neurosurgery since 1986

cell body

A region of a neuron which contains most of the cytoplasm, the nucleus, and other organelles.  It relays impulses from the dendrites to the axon.

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Related Words

axis  ;  dendrite  ;  neuron