Sympathetic vs. Parasympathetic

24 cards

to learn the sympathetic and parasympathetic effects


 
  
Created May 26, 2007
by
zak22

 

 
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1
parasymp, digestive
 
dig. enzy. secreted ; peristalsis up ; spincters relaxed
2
symp, heart
 
increases hr ; force of beat
3
symp, glands - lacrimal, salivary
 
inhibits --> dry mouth + dry eyes
4
symp, light through eye
 
increases light
5
symp, digest. syst.
 
decreases activity
6
parasymp, glands - lacrimal, salivary
 
stimulates
7
parasymp, heart
 
decreases heart rate
8
parasymp, light through eye
 
decreases light
9
symp, skin sweat glands
 
produce sweat
10
symp, cellular metabolism
 
rate of cellular metabolism up ; fats breakdown
11
parasymp, liver
 
no effect
12
symp, lungs
 
dilates bronchioles
13
parasymp, cellular metabolism
 
no effect
14
parasymp, skin sweat glands
 
no effect
15
symp, liver
 
stimulates release of glucose
16
symp, urinary bladder/urethra
 
constricts...holds urine
17
symp, kidney
 
reduce urine output
18
parasymp, kidney
 
no effect
19
parasymp, lungs
 
consricts bronchioles
20
parasymp, urinary bladder/urethra
 
relaxes sphincter
21
parasymp, adrenal medulla
 
no effect
22
symp, adrenal medulla
 
release of epinephrine and norepinephrine
23
parasymp, blood vessels
 
no effect
24
symp, blood vessels
 
constricts most, relaxes aortic


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