neurosome


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perikaryon

 [per″ĭ-kar´e-on]
the cell body of a neuron; called also neurosome.

neurosome

[noo͡r′ōsōm]
Etymology: Gk, neuron, nerve + soma, body
1 the body of a neuron.
2 any of the minute particles found in the protoplasm of a neuron.

neurosome

1. cell body of a neuron.
2. small particle in a neuron cell body.