Efferent nerves


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Efferent nerves

Nerves that convey impulses away from the central nervous system to the periphery.
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Urothelial-released ATP is also inhibited by botulinum toxin A, suggesting that botulinum toxin A inhibits transmitter release from sensory nerve terminals or urothelium, as well as efferent nerve terminals.
Afferent nerves that enter the brain or spinal cord may synapse with efferent nerves that leave the central nervous system and terminate in various effectors.
As we know, hiccups originate most often from irritation of afferent or efferent nerves that control respiratory muscles, especially the diaphragm.