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Descriptor English: Efferent Pathways
Descriptor Spanish: Vías Eferentes
Descriptor Portuguese: Vias Eferentes
Descriptor French: Voies efférentes
Entry term(s): Efferent Pathway
Motor Pathways
Pathway, Efferent
Pathways, Efferent
Tree number(s): A08.612.380
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004525
Scope note: Nerve structures through which impulses are conducted from a nerve center toward a peripheral site. Such impulses are conducted via efferent neurons (NEURONS, EFFERENT), such as MOTOR NEURONS, autonomic neurons, and hypophyseal neurons.
Annotation: coord NIM with origin (IM) + termination (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Neurons, Efferent (1969-1975)
specific central nervous system heading
Public MeSH Note: 76
History Note: 76; was NON MESH before 1976
DeCS ID: 4595
Unique ID: D004525
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1976/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/25
Revision Date: 2005/07/21
Efferent Pathways - Preferred
Concept UI M0007118
Scope note Nerve structures through which impulses are conducted from a nerve center toward a peripheral site. Such impulses are conducted via efferent neurons (NEURONS, EFFERENT), such as MOTOR NEURONS, autonomic neurons, and hypophyseal neurons.
Preferred term Efferent Pathways
Entry term(s) Efferent Pathway
Pathway, Efferent
Pathways, Efferent
Motor Pathways - Narrower
Concept UI M0409729
Preferred term Motor Pathways



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