Autonomic Nervous System basic anatomy of ANS ANS vs PNS divisions of ANS sympathetic division...
Autonomic Nervous System • basic anatomy of ANS • ANS vs PNS • divisions of ANS • sympathetic division • anatomy & function • ANS plexuses • sympathetic response • adrenal gland • parasympathetic division • anatomy & function • visceral reflexes • stress & the ANS • referred pain anatomy
Autonomic Nervous System basic anatomy of ANS ANS vs PNS divisions of ANS sympathetic division anatomy & function ANS plexuses sympathetic response adrenal
• Organ & skin pain fibers travel to the spinal cord together• Organ pain misinterpreted as skin pain (referred pain)– Heart & skin in left arm = spinal nerves T1-T5 – Heart attack (pain) is felt in skin (pain) along left arm & chest
What is STRESS?
Short term “amp” to long term amp
Year after year……
Problems!- hypertension- ulcers- constipation- bladder infections- Raynaud’s- sexual dysfunction