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Descriptor in English: Presynaptic Terminals
Descriptor in Spanish: Terminales Presinápticos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Terminações Pré-Sinápticas
Descriptor in French: Terminaisons présynaptiques
Entry term(s): Axon Terminal
Axon Terminals
Bouton, Synaptic
Boutons, Synaptic
Ending, Presynaptic Nerve
Endings, Presynaptic Nerve
Nerve Ending, Presynaptic
Nerve Endings, Presynaptic
Presynaptic Nerve Ending
Presynaptic Nerve Endings
Presynaptic Terminal
Synaptic Bouton
Synaptic Boutons
Synaptic Terminal
Synaptic Terminals
Terminal, Axon
Terminal, Presynaptic
Terminal, Synaptic
Terminals, Axon
Terminals, Presynaptic
Terminals, Synaptic
Tree number(s): A08.675.542.145.750
A08.850.700
A11.284.149.165.420.780.700
A11.671.137.750
A11.671.501.145.750
Scope note: The distal terminations of axons which are specialized for the release of neurotransmitters. Also included are varicosities along the course of axons which have similar specializations and also release transmitters. Presynaptic terminals in both the central and peripheral nervous systems are included.
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 94
DeCS UI: 31156
Descriptor UI: D017729
Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/06/29
Revision Date: 2000/06/21
Presynaptic Terminals - Preferred
Concept UI M0026794
Scope note The distal terminations of axons which are specialized for the release of neurotransmitters. Also included are varicosities along the course of axons which have similar specializations and also release transmitters. Presynaptic terminals in both the central and peripheral nervous systems are included.
Preferred term Presynaptic Terminals
Entry term(s) Axon Terminal
Axon Terminals
Bouton, Synaptic
Boutons, Synaptic
Ending, Presynaptic Nerve
Endings, Presynaptic Nerve
Nerve Ending, Presynaptic
Nerve Endings, Presynaptic
Presynaptic Nerve Ending
Presynaptic Nerve Endings
Presynaptic Terminal
Synaptic Bouton
Synaptic Boutons
Synaptic Terminal
Synaptic Terminals
Terminal, Axon
Terminal, Presynaptic
Terminal, Synaptic
Terminals, Axon
Terminals, Presynaptic
Terminals, Synaptic



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