Terminology: Muscle and Nerve

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Across

  1. sheath of the axon of a nerve fibre (10)
  2. Protective layer of connective tissue surrounding each axon. (11)
  3. macrophage of the CNS (9)
  4. attach muscle to bone (6)
  5. contractile filaments within the cytoplasm of striated muscle (9)
  6. fibrous elastic tissue surrounding bundles of fascicles (9)
  7. cells able to contract and cause movement (7)
  8. contractile cell wrapped around endothelial cells of capillaries and venules (8)
  9. two processes extending from opposite ends of the cell body. (7)
  10. gap where nerve impulse cross from neuron to neuron (7)
  11. double-layered sac lined with synovial membrane containing synovial fluid (6)
  12. nervous tissue not transmitting information (9)
  13. cell sensitive to stimuli such as heat/cold, light/dark, pressure. (6)
  14. minority of cells in the heart, third after fibroblasts and blood vessel components (7)
  15. ___ cell. Support in the PNS. (9)
  16. ___ neuron. Stimuli to other neurons. (5)
  17. to cell body (8)
  18. ___ neuron. Impulses inwards to CNS (7)
  19. line ventricles (8)
  20. insulation for axons (6)
  21. analogous to a bandage (6)
  22. Enclosing each nerve fascicle. (11)
  23. surrounds organs and blood vessels (6)

Down

  1. form myelin in peripheral nervous system (7)
  2. Dense connective tissue surrounding peripheral nerves. (10)
  3. wound healing and pathological organ remodeling (13)
  4. supply nutrients to neurons (9)
  5. gaps in myelin sheath (7)
  6. distinctive appearance caused by myofibrils (8)
  7. one axon and two or more dendrites. (10)
  8. away from cell body (4)
  9. support network around CNS (15)
  10. causes movement of the skeletal system (8)
  11. fine connective tissue sheath surrounding each individual muscle fibre (10)
  12. unipolar in humans (15)
  13. a bundle of muscle OR nerve fibres (8)
  14. one process emerging from cell (8)
  15. transmit impulses moving information around the body (7)
  16. surrounds and protects bundles of muscle fibres (10)
  17. ___ neuron. Impulses to muscles and glands. (6)
  18. consists of a body, dendrite and axon (5)


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