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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0021792

NCI Thesaurus Code: C12625  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Cell

NCIt Definition: A type of neuron in the central nervous system that conducts impulses between other neurons.

MSH Definition: Most generally any NEURONS which are not motor or sensory. Interneurons may also refer to neurons whose AXONS remain within a particular brain region in contrast to projection neurons, which have axons projecting to other brain regions.

CSP Definition: generally neurons which are not motor or sensory; may also refer to neurons whose axons remain within a particular brain region as contrasted with projection neurons which have axons projecting to other brain regions.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
connector neuron
intercalary neuron
Intercalated Neurons
intercalated neuron
Interneurons
interneuron
internuncial cell
internuncial neuron
Neuron, Intercalated
Neurons, Intercalated

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C12625 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
AQL CH CL CY DE EN IM ME MI PA PH PS RE SE TR UL VI MSH
AUTHORITY Gray's 99:904; Martin,J 96:02 FMA
DC 1 MSH
DID 2047-3656 CSP
DX 19680101 MSH
HN 68 MSH
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20150709 MSH
MN A08.675.358 MSH
MN A11.671.358 MSH
PM 68 MSH
SOS Any neuron in a neural chain other than a primary afferent ganglion cell or a motor fiber innervating muscle. AOD
TERMUI T022182 MSH
TERMUI T022183 MSH
TH NLM (1968) MSH
TH UNK (19XX) MSH

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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