What are the somatic nervous system, parasympathetic nervous system, sympathetic nervous system and ANS?

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Jan 3, 2017

You must understand various functional divisions of our nervous system. Central nervous system of our body consists of brain and spinal cord. CNS receives sensory messages and in response can despatch relevant motor message.




The motor part of nervous system is divided in somatic and autonomic divisions. Sympathetic and parasympathetic are divisions of Autonomic Nervous System (ANS).