[Anatomy] The Abdomen quizzes – Part 5 (20 questions)

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[Anatomy] The Abdomen quizzes – Part 5 (20 questions)
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Which of the following statements correctly applies to the suprarenal medulla?

The suprarenal medulla is derived from neural crest cells associated with the sympathetic nervous system. The chromaffin cells of the medulla are related to sympathetic (postganglionic) neurons in both derivation (neural crest cells) and function. These cells secrete catecholamines (mostly epinephrine) into the bloodstream in response to signals from presynaptic neurons

 

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