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Multipolar neuron
Gray624
Various forms of nerve cells.
A. Pyramidal cell.
B. Small multipolar cell, in which the axon quickly divides into numerous branches.
C. Small fusiform cell.
D and E. Ganglion cells
Latin '
Gray's subject #183 722
System
MeSH [1]
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A multipolar neuron is a type of neuron that possesses a single (usually long) axon and many dendrites, allowing for the integration of a great deal of information from other neurons. These dendritic branches can also emerge from the nerve cell body. Multipolar neurons constitute the majority of neurons in the brain.

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