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Autonomic Ganglia: Parasympathetic
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Slide 26: Isolated neurons (a really small ganglion!) in tongue. Why is it not sympathetic? What kind of muscle is this? (Ans: Parasympathetic because it is in an end organ - you can tell this because of the skeletal muscle in field. Note: There is also a small nerve bundle in cross-section (myelinated? mixed?) in this field.